Entry Requirements and Subjects on Offer

Sixth Form Entry Requirements

Pathway A: 4 AS Levels in Year 12, followed by 3 A-Levels in Year 13

8 GCSE’s at Grades A* – C inc Ma & En at Grade B plus subject specific entry requirements

Pathway B: 3 AS Levels in Year 12, followed by 3 A-Levels in Year 13    

6 GCSE’s at Grades A* – C inc Ma & En, one of which must be a B grade, plus subject specific entry requirements

 Pathway C: BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

5 GCSE’s at Grades A* – C including one of Maths & English at Grade C or above, and the other at Grade D or above.

If the subject has been studied at GCSE, the student should have a B grade or higher in it, specific requirements are listed below;

– Art & Design (plus portfolio)

– Biology *

– Business Studies

– Chemistry*

– Computing (B or above in Maths)

– Economics (B or above in Maths)

– English Language & Literature (B or above in English Language & English Literature)

– English Literature (B or above in English Language & English Literature)

– History

– Geography

– Mathematics & Further Maths (Further Maths requires Grade A* at GCSE)

– Physics*

– Psychology*

– Sociology (B or above in English)

– Spanish

*All Sciences require a B in the specific Science or in Core & Additional Science, plus a Grade B in Maths

For Applied Science, students should have grades C or higher in GCSE Science, & GCSE Additional Science.

*Harrow High Sixth Form expects to run courses that are offered.  However, courses that do no recruit to a satisfactory level may be offered at anther centre or withdrawn.