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Sixth Form Courses

Here you will find recorded presentations from the leaders of all the courses we offer in the Sixth Form.  If you would like further details on the courses please see our sixth form handbook and subject prospectus that can be found on our applications and admissions page alongside the online application form:

The Sixth Form Handbook includes all details on admissions, applications and entry requirements.  The Sixth Form Subject Prospectus includes more detailed information on the content of each course.

Applied Science - BTEC

 

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biology - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Biology A Level at SWA...

 

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business - btec

 

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business studies - a level

 

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chemistry - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Chemistry A Level at SWA...

 

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computer science - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Computer Science A Level at SWA...

 

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dance - a level

 

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drama & theatre studies - a level

 

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engineering - btec single & double

 

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english language & literature - a level

 

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Why English Language and Literature

english literature - a level

 

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film studies - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Film Studies A Level at SWA...

 

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fine art - a level

 

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food and nutrition - btec

french - a level

 

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geography - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Geography A Level at SWA...

 

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A Level Geography Course Guide 

 

University and Careers Opportunities

Geography is very much recognised as a subject of today and the future.  As the need for more sustainable development increases, Geographers are very much in need, whether it is in urban planning, flood management, or climate change.  Geography is offered at all the top universities, including Oxbridge.  As the only subject that transverses both the sciences and the arts, Geographers develop a good all-round skills base which enables them to follow numerous careers.

  • Environmental Scientist
  • Policy Analyst
  • Climatologist
  • Meteorologist
  • Geomorphologist
  • Hydrologist
  • Urban Planner
  • Land Use Planner
  • Environmental Impact Assessor
  • Environmental Manager
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Environmental Monitoring Officer
  • Resource Management Advisor
  • Iwi Planner
  • Historic Preservationist
  • Water Resource Manager
  • Aid Worker
  • Conservation Officer
  • Climate Change Advisor
  • Transport Advisor
  • Emergency Management Adviser
  • Pollution Advisor
  • Project Manager
  • Housing Policy Analyst
  • Health Services Planner
  • Demographer
  • Development Worker
  • Community Development Advisor
  • Economic Development Adviser
  • Municipal Policy Analyst
  • Regional Planner
  • Eco Tourism Planner
  • Academic
  • Dipolmat
  • Information Scientist
  • National Park Ranger
     
  • Spatial Data Ranger
  • Outdoor Recreation Manager
  • Real Estate Appraiser
  • Cartographer
  • GIS Specialist
  • Habitat Researcher
  • Atmospheric Data Technician
  • Remote Sensing Analyst
  • Map/Satellite Image Interpreter
  • Aerial Photo Analyst
  • Soil Scientist
  • Researcher
  • Hazard Risk Management Advisor
  • Teacher
  • Politician
  • Prime Minister

     

graphic communications - a level

 

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health & social care - btec Level 3

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Health & Social Care at SWA...

 

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history - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying History at SWA...

 

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information technology - btec

 

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mathematical studies level 3 - enrichment one year course

 

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mathematics - a level

 

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further mathematics - a level

 

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media - btec

 

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music - a level

 

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music technology - btec

 

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physical education - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying PE A Level at SWA...

 

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performing arts - btec

 

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physics - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Physics A Level at SWA...

 

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product design - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Product Design A Level at SWA...

 

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psychology - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Psychology A Level at SWA...

 

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sociology - a level

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Sociology A Level at SWA...

 

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spanish - a level

 

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sport btec - single, double and triple

 

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Our Sixth Form students talk about studying Sport BTEC at SWA...

 

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textiles - a level

 

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