Science - Triple GCSE at Queensbury Academy
COURSE NAME Triple Science GCSE Biology (OCR) (J633), Chemistry (OCR) (J634) Physics (OCR) (J635) (3 GCSE awards Higher tier Grades A*-D Foundation tier Grades C-G)
This course is appropriate for those students who are talented scientists and are able to study at an accelerated rate.
In addition to the GCSE Science and GCSE Additional Science modules students would also study:
Biology in the Twenty First Century
Chemistry in the Twenty First Century
Physics in the Twenty First Century
There are no tiers of entry for this course.
Each of Biology, Chemistry and Physics will be assessed by
2 x 40 minute exams 33.3%
Ideas in context paper including pre-release material 33.3%
Skills assessment from Science or Additional Science 33.3%
Students taking this course would be well equipped to study sciences at A level.
Students interested in triple science should discuss their plans with their teacher. Students will only be accepted onto this course with the approval of the Head of Science.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queensbury Academy directly.