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Entry Requirements

Subject

Entry Requirements

Applied Science BTEC Ext Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 including at least 4-4 in Combined Science

Art & Design BTEC Ext Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including at least a Pass in GCSE Art, a portfolio of work and natural artistic flair

Biology A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including at least 5-5 in Combined Science or 5 in Biology

Business Studies BTEC Ext Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including English & Maths

Chemistry A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including at least 5-5 in Combined Science or 5 in Pure Chemistry

Criminology Level 3 Diploma

Five 9-4 grades at GCSE (or equivalent).

In order to study a Diploma in Criminology students need to achieve a Grade 4 or above in English and in one of the following GCSE’s: History, Sociology, Law, Psychology, Citizenship or another comparable Humanities subject.

English Literature A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent. It is essential to have gained Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language and 5 in GCSE English Literature.

English re-sit Level 2

For those students who did not gain 4 or above in GCSE Literature or Language

French A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9 – 5 or equivalent, including English. Grade 6 in French GCSE

Financial Studies LIBF Diploma Level 3

5 GCSE’s 9-4 including English at grade 4 and Maths at grade 5

Geography A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including at least grade 4 in both English and Geography

German A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9 – 5 or equivalent, including English. Grade 6 in German GCSE

Health & Social Care Cambridge Tech Level 3 Diploma

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent including English and Maths grade 4 or above.

Health & Social Care Cambridge Tech Level 3 Extended Diploma

5 GCSE’s 9-4 grade including English and Maths grade 4 or above. In addition to this learners must have gained at least a Merit at Level 2 Health and Social Care or a 5-5 in Combined Sciences or a 5 in Biology at GCSE level.

History A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9 – 4 or equivalent, including English and Maths and a grade 5 or above in History.

Information Technology Cambridge Tech Extended Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent including  English and Mathematics

Maths A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including GCSE Maths at grade 7

Maths re-sit

For those students who did not gain 4 or above in GCSE Maths

Media Studies A Level 3

5 GCSE’s 9-4 including English 5 grade or above and/or Media Studies  grade 5  and above (students do not have to have studied Media Studies for GCSE)

Performing Art (Dance) BTEC National Ext Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent. Auditions will be held. It is desirable that students have experience in the field of dance.

Physics A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including at least 5-5 in Combined Science or 5 in Physics and 6 in Maths.

Psychology A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9 – 4 or equivalent, including English and Maths at grade 5 or above.

Religious Studies A Level 3

5 GCSEs 9 – 4 or equivalent, including English at grade 4 or above.

Sport BTEC National Ext Cert Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including English. Preferably GCSE grade 4 or above in PE or BTEC Level 2 Pass. Students should have a high level of interest in sport/physical activity and ideally be an active participant.

Sport BTEC National Diploma Level 3

5 GCSEs 9-4 or equivalent, including English. Preferably GCSE grade 4 or above in PE or BTEC Level 2 Pass. Students should have a high level of interest in sport/physical activity and ideally be an active participant.

Sport BTEC National Extended Diploma Level 3

5 GCSEs grade 4 or above including English. Preferably a GCSE grade 4 or above in PE or BTEC Level 2 Merit. Students should have a high level of interest in sport/physical activity and ideally be an active participant.

TSC Football Scholarship Programme

players should be competent and wish to progress seamlessly onto either University to play at a higher standard or to play at semi-professional or professional level.