Course Information

Rainham Sixth

 

 

Biology 

Business (BTEC)

Chemistry

Criminology

Dance (BTEC)

Drama 

Economics

English Language and Literature

English Literature 

Financial Studies

Fine Art 

Forensic Investigation (BTEC)

Geography 

Government and Politics 

Graphic Communication 

Health and Social Care (BTEC)

History 

Human Biology (BTEC) 

IT (BTEC)

Law 

Mathematics

Media  

Music 

Philosophy and Ethics

Photography 

Physical Education 

Physics

Applied Psychology (BTEC)

Psychology

Science (BTEC)

Sociology 

Sport (BTEC)

Textiles

Applied Tourism (BTEC)

 

Option Blocks

BLOCK A

 

BLOCK B

 

BLOCK C

 

BLOCK D

 
Geography   Maths   History   Biology  
Chemistry   Eng Lit   Physics   Economics  
English Lang & Lit   Psychology   Psychology   Media  
Government & Politics   Law   Sociology   Textiles  
Photography   Music   English Lang & Lit   PE  
Finance   Drama   Graphics   Philosophy & Ethics  
BTEC Forensics   Fine Art   BTEC Dance   Sociology  
BTEC Science   Criminology   BTEC Business   BTEC PE  
BTEC Biology   BTEC Psychology   BTEC Health & Social Care   Tourism  
English Resit   BTEC IT   Finance   Criminology  
Maths Resit              

Entry Criteria

Course Title

Further Entry Criteria

Facilitating Subject

Biology

  • Grade 6 in Biology
  • Grade 7 in Combined (students with a high grade 6 may be considered)
  • Grade 5 in Maths

P

Business (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in English and Maths
  • Grade 4 in Business (if studied)

 

Chemistry

  • Grade 6 in Chemistry
  • Grade 7 in Combined
  • Grade 5 in Maths

P

Criminology

  • Grade 4 in English is desirable

 

Dance (BTEC)

  • Previous study of GCSE Dance / BTEC is desirable but not essential

 

Drama

  • Grade 5 in English Language
  • Grade 5 in Drama (if studied)

 

Economics

  • Grade 5 in English
  • Grade 5 in Maths

 

English Language & Literature

  • Grade 5 in either English Language or English Literature

 

English Literature

  • Grade 6 in English Language or English Literature

P

Financial Studies

  • Grade 4 in English and Maths

 

Fine Art

  • Grade 5 in Fine Art
  • If completed other Art based courses then a portfolio of evidence will be required to consider entry

 

Forensic Investigation (BTEC)

  • Grade 5-5 in combined science
  • Grade 5 in English

 

Geography

  • Grade 6 in Geography
  • Grade 5 in English Language

P

Government & Politics

  • Grade 4 in English

 

Graphic Communication

  • Grade 4 in GCSE Graphics or other Art & Design courses
  • If completed Design Technology based courses then a portfolio of evidence will be required to consider entry

 

Health & Social Care (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in English

 

History

  • Grade 5 in History
  • Grade 5 in English

P

Human Biology (BTEC)

  • Grade 5-5 in combined science
  • Grade 5 in English

 

IT (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in English and Maths
  • Grade 4 in Computing (if studied)

 

Law

  • Grade 5 in English, Maths, History or Psychology

 

Mathematics

  • Grade 7 in Maths

P

Media

  • Grade 5 in English

 

Music

  • Grade 5 in English
  • Play an instrument at Grade 4 (desirable)

 

 

Philosophy & Ethics

  • Grade 5 in English
  • Grade 5 in Religious Studies (if studied)

 

Photography

  • Grade 4 in Art & Design
  • It is open to others who have a level of interest in creative subjects e.g. Media, Product Design, Textiles or Graphics however a portfolio of evidence will be required to consider entry

 

Physical Education

  • Grade 5 in Combined science
  • Grade 5 in GCSE Physical education (if studied)
  • Merit in BTEC sport (if studied)

 

Physics

  • Grade 6 in Physics
  • Grade 7 in Combined (students with a high grade 6 may be considered)
  • Grade 5 in Maths

P

Applied Psychology (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in English

 

Psychology

  • Grade 5 in English or Maths
  • Grade 5 in Psychology (if studied)

 

BTEC Science

  • Grade 5 in Combined science (high 4s will be considered with a grade 5 in Maths)
  • Grade 5 in English Language

 

Sociology

  • Grade 4 in English
  • Grade 4 in Sociology (if studied)

 

Sport (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in GCSE Physical education (if studied)
  • Merit in BTEC sport (if studied)

 

Textiles

  • Grade 4 in Textiles or other Art & Design courses
  • If completed Design Technology based courses then a portfolio of evidence will be required to consider entry

 

Applied Tourism (BTEC)

  • Grade 4 in English is desirable