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A Level

A Level Programme

Students need to make one choice from each Option Block. Private Study must be chosen in one Option Block.

Option A Option B Option C Option D
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • GCSE English Retake
  • Private Study
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Further Engineering
  • Private Study
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering
  • Further Engineering* 
  • Private Study
  • Computing
  • Engineering
  • Further Mathematics~
  • Private Study

*Further Engineering can only be studied if Engineering has also been chosen

~ Further Mathematics can only be studied if Mathematics has also been chosen

This programme is of two years’ duration commencing in September 2017 and runs over four-days per week.

In addition to the core programmes, all students participate in:

  • · Core Projects: projects working closely with local employers to solve real world problems
  • · Private Study
  • · Two weeks’ Work Experience in July 2018
  • · Day 5 - where students find paid or unpaid work


When considering your A Level choices you may wish to note the following

The number of A Levels you need to take

"The vast majority of Universities, including UEA will only need students to study three A Levels and offers will be made based on this at UCAS. When you are considering what you want to study at sixth form it is important to bear this in mind, as you need to maximise your potential to achieve the best grades in these A Levels."

Assistant Head of Admissions, UEA

Combinations of Study

Study at post-16 becomes very much more productive when students follow logical combinations of subject course. Eg. Your engineering grades will benefit from the study of.....

What goes well with what?


Chemistry, Engineering


Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science


Biology, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics

Computer Science

Business, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Mathematics


Business, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science


Business, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering


Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics