Options

Year 9 Options Choices for 2020
The end of Year 9 in Secondary Education marks a crucial stage in a student’s school life. All students will choose subjects and courses which lead to qualification by external examination.

Under this curriculum, there are a range of subjects which must be studied and most of these will be assessed through externally assessed examinations.

The options form (link below) must be completed by all year 9 pupils, and returned by Monday the 27th January 2020
YEAR 9 OPTION CHOICES for 2020

Engineering and Hair & Beauty Skills 2020
NPTC Information for pupils starting their Engineering/Hair & Beauty Skills course in 2020
NPTC 14-19 Programme

Compulsory Subjects
These are the compulsory subjects
•English
•Mathematics (including numeracy)
•Science (Double Award)
•Welsh
•Physical Education/Games

Optional Subjects
Four subject choices may be made from the following:
•Animal Care (BTEC)
•Art and Design (GCSE)
•Business and Enterprise (BTEC)
•Construction (BTEC)
•DT: Product Design (GCSE)
•Drama (GCSE)
•Engineering (Award)
•Food and Nutrition (GCSE)
•French (GCSE)
•Geography (GCSE)
•Hair & Beauty Skills (Award)
•Health and Social Care (GCSE)
•History (GCSE)
•Humanities – History (Entry Level)
•Information Technology (GCSE)
•Music (GCSE)
•Physical Education (GCSE)
•Prince’s Trust (Certificate)
•Religious Studies (GCSE)
•Skills Challenge Certificate
•SWEET (Personal and Social Development Programme)
•Textiles
•Tourism (Award)
•Triple Science (GCSE)

Further information on each subject is available on each of the links below

Compulsory Subjects
English 2020
Mathematics 2020
Science Double 2020
Welsh 2020

Optional Subjects
Animal Care BTEC 2020
Art and Design 2020
Business and Enterprise – BTEC
Construction BTEC 2020
DT-GCSE Product-Design-2020
Drama-GCSE-2020
Engineering 2020
Food and Nutrition 2020
French 2020
Geography 2020
Hair-and-Beauty-Skills-2020
Health and Social Care 2020
History 2020
Humanities – History 2020
IT GCSE 2020
Music 2020
Physical Education 2020
Prince’s-Trust-2020
Religious Studies 2020
Skills Challenge Certificate 2020
SWEET 2020
Textiles 2020
Tourism-2020
Science Triple 2020