For students who study two science GCSEs, the Core Science qualification is largely completed in Year 10 and the Additional Science qualification is completed by the end of Year 11.
Some students study for three science GCSEs, the Biology, Chemistry and Physics qualifications are completed across Years 10 and 11.
Controlled assessment for all students is completed in Year 11.
Examinations for science courses take place in the summer of Year 11.
Two Science GCSEs AQA 4405 GCSE Science A (Core)
AQA 4408 GCSE Additional Science A
Three Science GCSEs AQA 4401 GCSE Biology
AQA 4402 GCSE Chemistry
AQA 4403 GCSE Physics
Two science GCSEs
Core Science - 3 terminal examinations (25% each); controlled assessment (25%).
Additional Science as Core.
Three science GCSEs
Biology - 3 terminal examinations (25% each); controlled assessment (25%).
Chemistry and Physics as Biology.
Head of Science: Mr Scott firstname.lastname@example.org