Age 11-12 years
Laboratory-based theory and practical tasks covering all 3 sciences – Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
Students will explore Science topics in a practical course. The topics covered are varied and give students theoretical knowledge and practical opportunities in the Sciences.
Age 13-16 years
Students will have an introduction to GCSE standard or equivalent content in Science. The topics covered are varied, and comprise fundamental theoretical topics accompanied by extensive practical work. The content is designed to prepare students for study at secondary level, in line with UK GCSE syllabus.
The three disciplines – Biology, Chemistry and Physics will be carefully planned to cover core topics whilst complementing each other, providing students extended learning opportunities throughout their course. It will provide students the opportunity to embed their skills and knowledge in a range of practical activities linking theory to reality.
A minimum English language level of B1 would be expected to join General Study Science courses.