Optional Subjects


What are the Optional Subjects?

The majority of students may choose three optional subjects to study alongside the core subjects.

Clicking on the subject names below will take you to further information about the courses on offer.

Please note that Computing and Dance are taught by staff at Twynham School. Transport will be provided for students to attend these lessons.

GCSE Courses Vocational Courses

Art

Computing (taught at Twynham School)

Dance (taught at Twynham School)

Drama

Geography

History

Music

Spanish

Creative Digital Media

Engineering

Enterprise

Health and Social Care

Hospitality & Catering

Sport

 

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Key Dates

From Monday, 7 January

A letter is sent home to parents outlining the Process.

Wednesday, 16 January

Students have an assembly about the process. In PSHE, students go through the Curriculum Guidance Portal and fill in Interview Preparation Forms.

From Monday, 21 January

Students and parents receive an invitation to Curriculum Guidance Evening and details of the interview date, time and place.

Thursday 24 January, 6.00-8.00pm

Curriculum Guidance Evening: parents and students have the opportunity to talk to teachers about the subjects in which they are interested.

By Friday 25 January

All students submit their Interview Preparation Form and their Choices Form.

From Monday 28 January

Interviews begin. Every student is interviewed by a senior member of staff.