In some cases it's been possible for home educated young people to sit exams as external candidates in private schools. Within the Science Department, this task is delegated to the Head of Science who has the particular function of maintaining this policy document.
Oral skills become increasingly refined and the ability to conduct detailed independent research is a key requirement throughout. Department staff focus on real events and current issues, sharing from a range of specialisms from plate tectonics to the representation of place and space, and global development.
The Department offers a wide range of enrichment activities and opportunities for pupils to see art and architecture at first-hand. Girls have the opportunity to become involved in various competitions such as the Maths Olympiad for Girls, the Bristol Mathematical engineering challenge and competitions with the UK Maths Trust.
Placing a structure on the way you study will help you manage your workload and waste less time procrastinating.
Due to opposition to these reforms in other parts of the UK, Wales and Northern Ireland have maintained the modular structure to their qualifications. Be honest with yourself and acknowledge where your weaknesses lie.
This means all A Level exams must be sat in one sitting as a set of terminal exams 3 exams for the majority of subjectsand there is less emphasis on coursework. General aims Science teaching has an excellent health and safety record and this department is keen to promote practical work as an essential component of good science teaching.
We encourage the development of new practical activities including on Open Evenings, at Science Clubs, etc.
State schools don't generally let young people who aren't registered pupils go in to sit exams. As these reforms are taking place in stages, many students will be taking a combination of modular and linear courses, with AS Levels still being part of an A Level in older modular courses.
During these times, students will consolidate their learning from lessons. Any substance s possibly hazardous to health. Girls gain a critical awareness of the relationship between political ideas, institutions and processes as well as an informed understanding of contemporary political structures and issues in their historical context.
Classes are supported by weekly conversation lessons in small groups to promote oral fluency. Apprentice pay rates are here. UIII-UIV age Girls are introduced to significant figures, works and musical movements in the history of music from 16th to the 20th century.
When using naked flames e. Pupils also develop highly sophisticated writing skills and produce their own interpretation of a play or selected text. Within these options we offer a wide choice of applied modules to create courses that best suit each individual and their choice of subjects.
Changes since initial introduction[ edit ] Over time, the range of subjects offered, the format of the examinations, the regulations, the content, and the grading of GCSE examinations has altered considerably. Gcse coursework timetable of the proposed activity. At select examination centres, the British A Level exams may also be available to private candidates.
Manage Workload Rather than revising blindly and not optimising your study timeyour revision timetable gives you the opportunity to review your learning progress.
A knowledge of culture and the means to communicate with people around the world is an essential part of twenty-first century life. In this department, all staff are issued with this policy. Previous speakers have included the renowned historian Andrew Roberts. Qualifications that are not reformed will cease to be available in England.
Alternatively, students can take separate qualifications in chemistry, biology, and physics. If you get something in your mouth, spit it out at once and wash your mouth out with lots of water.
A level age The A level course focuses on government and politics in the UK and on global political ideologies. The remainder were reformed with the and syllabus publications, leading to first awards in andrespectively. However the grades were not displayed on certificates.
Introduction of the GCSE[ edit ] GCSEs were introduced in  to establish a national qualification for those who decided to leave school at 16, without pursuing further academic study towards qualifications such as A-Levels or university degrees.
The girls also undertake pastiche composition exercises, use specialist ICT-based notation software and develop keyboard skills. Girls learn to listen carefully to alternative views and incorporate these ideas into their own arguments. A reference copy is kept in the Head of Science office.Welcome to the website of The Weston Road Academy.
The General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) is an academic qualification, generally taken in a number of subjects by pupils in secondary education in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Each GCSE qualification is in a particular subject, and stands alone, but a suite of such qualifications (or their equivalents) are generally.
Timetable notes General notes 1. GCSE and GCSE Applied (Double Award) exams are timetabled in common exam slots agreed by all exam boards under the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ).
ELC coursework portfolios, FCSE MFL portfolios and Level 1 and 2 Projects. 31 May GCSE Art and Design, GCSE Dance units 3 and 4. Nunthorpe Academy is a part of the Nunthorpe Multi-Academy Trust (A Company Limited by Guarantee).
Company Registration Number: Company Address: NMAT c/o Nunthorpe Academy, Guisborough Road, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, TS7 0LA. Coursework & Controlled Assessment Information Coursework and Controlled Assessment Timetable Coursework (CW) History CA October to January Unit 3 25% of final GCSE grade.
Teaching and preparation work completed in class time. Pupils will answer two questions on the. shown on the timetable must remain under centre supervision from 30 minutes after the published starting time for the paper concerned until the time when those candidates begin their examination.Download