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Science - Triple GCSE at Queensbury Academy

Course description

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.

Course content

Teaching Modules:

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

 

Entry requirements

Tiers

There are no tiers of entry for this course.

Assessment

Assessment

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%

Financial information

None

Future opportunities

Students taking this course would be well equipped to study sciences at A level.

Further information

Careers note:

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.

Last updated date: 01 February 2018
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