Harrogate High School

Post-16 Curriculum

Our post-16 curriculum offers opportunities for high achievement and a range of experiences in a friendly and caring atmosphere.

We offer a wide range of subjects at different levels to meet the both the interests and potential of our students.

Subjects offered in past years are:

Art & Design (A-Level and BTEC National), ASDAN AOPE, Biology, Business Studies (Applied A-Level and BTEC National), Chemistry, Design & Technology (Graphics, Product Design & Textiles), Drama & Theatre Studies, English Language, Economics, English Literature, Extended Project and Critical Thinking, French, Geography, Health & Social Care (BTEC National), History, Hospitality (BTEC National), ICT, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy and Ethics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Sport (BTEC National) and Science (BTEC National).

We also provide courses with different methods of assessment and qualifications to meet the different learning styles of our students. These subjects and course are reviewed annually taking into consideration student interests and preferences.

Students are expected to embark upon the equivalent of four AS courses in year 12 and to continue with at least three full A Levels in year 13.

´Curriculum development and guidance increasingly look forward to where students want to be viewed as adults and endeavour to ensure that appropriate progression routes are provided.´ (Ofsted, 2011)

Post-16 Curriculum