MINIMUM SUBJECT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR OAKS PARK SIXTH FORM 2017
The MINIMUM entry requirement to study A levels or BTEC Nationals is 5 GCSEs at C grade or above, including ENGLISH LANGUAGE AT GRADE 4 OR ABOVE
|A LEVEL SUBJECT||Exam Board||SUBJECT MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS|
|Art & Design||Edexcel||EITHER C Grade GCSE Art & Design OR Pass BTEC Art & Design.|
|Biology||AQA||EITHER B Grade GCSE Biology triple OR B Grade GCSE Additional and Core Science PLUS GCSE Mathematics 5 Grade.|
|Business||AQA||5 Grade GCSE Mathematics. You do not need to have studied Business previously.|
|Chemistry||AQA||EITHER B Grade GCSE Chemistry triple or, B Grade GCSE Additional and Core Science PLUS GCSE Mathematics 6 Grade.|
|Computer Science||OCR||B Grade GCSE Computer Science and Maths 5 Grade.|
|Core Maths (AS only)||Edexcel||4 Grade in GCSE Maths|
|Design Technology||OCR||EITHER C Grade GCSE Product Design OR Textiles Technology OR PASS in BTEC Construction.|
|Drama & Theatre Studies||Edexcel||C Grade GCSE Drama, PLUS 5 Grade GCSE English Literature.|
|Economics||AQA||5 Grade GCSE Mathematics. (A grade 5 in English is preferred)|
|English Literature||Edexcel||5 Grade GCSE English Literature.|
|Extended Project||Edexcel||An interest in completing a project of your own choice and an ability to work independently.|
|Film Studies||OCR||C Grade GCSE Media Studies (if studied) and an interest in film.|
|French||AQA||B Grade GCSE French. (Must include an A in writing and speaking elements of the GCSE exam)|
|Further Mathematics||MEI||8 Grade GCSE Mathematics|
|Geography||Edexcel||B Grade GCSE Geography (if studied) on Higher paper only and 5 Grade in Mathematics. If Geography is not studied 5 Grade in English PLUS 5 Grade in Mathematics|
|Government & Politics||Edexcel||B Grade in any of the following GCSEs: History, Sociology, Geography, Religious Education and 5 in English Language.|
|History||Edexcel||B Grade in GCSE History (if studied). If History is not studied B Grade in any of the following GCSEs: Sociology, Geography, Religious Education, English Language or Literature (5).|
|ICT (Cambridge Technicals)||OCR||B Grade GCSE ICT. (if studied)|
|Mathematics||Edexcel||7 Grade GCSE Mathematics|
|Media Studies||OCR||C Grade GCSE Media Studies (if studied)|
|Physics||AQA||EITHER B Grade GCSE Physics triple OR B Grade GCSE Additional and Core Science PLUS GCSE Mathematics 6 Grade|
|Psychology||Edexcel||Grade C in Core and Additional Science and a 5 Grade in Maths, OR Grade B in Science (Core and Additionial) and a 4 Grade in Maths..|
|Sociology||AQA||C Grade in any of the following GCSEs: History, Sociology (if studied), Geography, R.E.|
|Spanish||AQA||B Grade GCSE Spanish. (Must include an A in writing and speaking elements of the GCSE exam)|
|SUBJECT MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS – The following Diploma courses are equivalent to 2 x A Levels|
|BTEC – Level 3 Diploma in Business Studies.
(4.5 OR 9 Hours)
EITHER Merit BTEC Business OR C Grade GCSE Business (if studied)
|BTEC – Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care
(4.5 OR 9 Hours)
Merit BTEC Health & Social Care (if studied)
|SUBJECT MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS – The following Subsidiary Diploma courses are equivalent to 1 x A Level|
|BTEC – Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Science
|Edexcel (Pearson)||EITHER Pass BTEC Applied Science OR C Grade GCSE Core AND Additional Science or C Grade GCSE all Triple Sciences.|
|BTEC – Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Construction and Civil Engineering||Edexcel (Pearson)||
EITHER PASS in BTEC Construction OR C Grade in any of the following GCSEs: Mathematics (Grade 4), Science, Geography, Product Design.
- The grades listed are the minimum.
- Preference may be given to students with the highest grades.
- ALL courses on offer are subject to change and may not run. Subjects can only run if there are enough students wishing to study them.
- Some courses may be available for A Level only.