Sixth Form Centre - Mini Prospectus 2024

MATHEMATICS IDEAL IF  You enjoyed Maths at GCSE and want to take it further.  You would like to work in a scientific, technical or numerate career. WHAT YOU WILL STUDY Pure Maths, such as algebra, geometry, trigonometry, differentiation and integration, statistical Maths, including probability, hypothesis testing, distributions and regression, mechanics topics like vectors, Newton’s Laws, moments, projectiles, harmonic motion and coefficient of friction. FUTURE Engineer, research scientist, statistician, cyber security analyst, accountant, investment manager. IT GOES WELL WITH A-level Physics, Further Maths, Chemistry, Biology and Psychology. Also Computer Science, Business and Criminology. SUBJECT-SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS GCSE 9-6 in Maths. LAW IDEAL IF  You’re interested in how laws are made, and how the legal system works.  You’re considering a career in the legal sector and want to learn more about it (A-level Law is not essential to get onto a law degree course, but does give you a chance to find out whether you’ll enjoy it). WHAT YOU WILL STUDY You will learn about the laws that govern all aspects of our society, discovering how they are made and applied to real life situations. You will explore roles of different people within the English Legal System, including judges, barristers, solicitors and lay people. You will undertake in-depth study of criminal law, tort law and either contract law or human rights. FUTURE Solicitor, barrister, conveyancing executive, advice worker, civil servant. IT GOES WELL WITH A-level English, History, Politics, Sociology and Business. SUBJECT-SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS GCSE grade 9-5 in English or English Language. MINI PROSPECTUS 2024 31 30