Academic Subject Option Blocks

Block A:
 English Literature / Geography / History / Mathematics / Mathematics & Further Mathematics* / Spanish

Block B: English Literature / French / Music / Physics / Politics / Psychology

Block C: Art & Design / Chemistry / Geography / Psychology

Block D: Biology / Design & Technology / Economics / German / Theatre Studies
Enrichment Choices:

All students taking A Levels at Ryde School will also take part in the Enrichment Programme, which accounts for six lessons per week. This course will be a complement to the three A Levels that you have chosen and will provide you with both additional qualifications and a range of skills vital in academic studies and future employment.

The Enrichment Programme (EP) has two elements, the Core and Options, further details on each of these are available in the Sixth Form Courses Booklet. All A Level students will follow the Extended Project Qualification for their Core course. 

This aspect of the course will occupy two lessons per week. The final core lesson will be a carousel of courses relating to life skills, with each course lasting for a term.

For the Options element of the Enrichment Programme you are required to select an additional subject which will lead to a further qualification. Details of each course are detailed in the Sixth Form Courses booklet; Option subjects are as follows:

Arts Award
Computing (ECDL)
English Language (AS)
Further Mathematics
Theory of Knowledge
IB Chemistry SL
IB Design Technology SL
IB Economics SL
IB Italian ab initio SL
IB Maths Studies SL
IB Psychology SL
IB Visual Arts SL

Please can you complete the form below providing details of the options you wish to pursue as part of the Enrichment Programme. If you would like further details of each course before making your selection you are advised to contact the Head of Department relating to your areas of interest. In the case of the Arts Award please contact Mr Baxter, Head of Careers and Lifelong Learning (srb@rydeschool.net), who will be able to provide more information.
Please select the options you wish to study at A Level Plus.

We expect students to choose three A Level subjects, each from a different option block.

*Students wishing to follow the Mathematics and Further Mathematics course must choose Mathematics and Further Mathematics from Block A AND Further Mathematics from the Enrichment options block.

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