09 header
HomeCollegeCoursesStudent DevelopmentStudentsParentsApplyStaff
Our A Level Programme

You will need at least five GCSEs at grade A*-C or grades 9-4 to study A Levels.

Humanities students will need to have GCSE English Language at Grade C or 5 or above.

Science and Maths students will need to have GCSE Maths at grade C or grade 5 or above and English Language at grade C or 4 or above.

To study Further Maths students will need to have GCSE Maths at grade B or 6.

All A Level students are expected to complete three A Levels over two years. Many students opt for a fourth AS level subject in their first year.

Linear A Levels
2017 will see all A Levels move to the new linear framework. This requires you to sit an exam at the end of the first year and at the end of the second year.

Humanities Department

Science and Maths Department

On the right is our full range of A Level subjects for you to read about. At interview we will help guide you to select the best package of subjects dependent on your university or career progression aim


“Managers and teachers are working well together to make improvements and teachers have a strong commitment to ensuring that their students make the progress expected of them”
(Ofsted, April 2016)

“Managers and teachers have taken effective action to improve the rigour of assessments during the year and these are now well planned and help students to prepare well for formal tests and examinations. Teachers focus well on giving students guidance on how to interpret and answer questions and how to manage their time effectively in examinations”
(Ofsted, April 2016)

“Through a well-planned tutorial curriculum, students are well informed about a range of issues, including healthy living, emotional resilience, revision skills and staying safe, including online.”
(Ofsted, April 2016)

“Staff have ensured that they know students’ starting points and use these t determine the progress they should make.”
(Ofsted, April 2017)
If you have any questions about our courses please contact the Admissions team on 0800 3892 947 or via e-mail to info@bsix.ac.uk and we will arrange for a curriculum specialist to respond to your enquiry