A Level subjects

A Level subjects Maths/English grade Additional requirements
ANCIENT HISTORY English 5 and Maths 4  
APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY (Extended Certificate)
English 4 and Maths 4 GCSE 4 in Science
ART & DESIGN English 5 and Maths 4 GCSE 5 in Art & Design
ART: TEXTILES English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in Art & Design or DT Textiles

BIOLOGY  English 5 and Maths 5

GCSE 6 in Biology or 66 in Core Science & Additional Science

BUSINESS  English 5 and Maths 4  
CHEMISTRY  English 5 and Maths 5

GCSE 6 in Chemistry or 66 in Core Science & Additional Science

CLASSICAL CIVILISATION English 5 and Maths 4  
COMPUTER SCIENCE English 4 and Maths 6

GCSE 6 in Maths

CRIMINOLOGY (LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA)
English 4 and Maths 4

 

DANCE  English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 4 in Dance or Level 5 Dance cert in Jazz, Modern or Ballet or BTEC Dance level 2 - Distinction or higher

DRAMA AND THEATRE STUDIES English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in English Language and Literature. GCSE 5 in Drama also desirable

ECONOMICS English 5 and Maths 6  
ENGLISH LANGUAGE English 5 and Maths 4  
ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LITERATURE English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in English Literature and English Language

ENGLISH LITERATURE English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in English Literature and English Language

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in Science

FILM STUDIES English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in English Literature

FRENCH  English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in French or a similar level of competence

GEOGRAPHY English 4 and Maths 4  GCSE 4 in English Language
GEOLOGY  English 5 Maths 4

GCSE 5 in Science

GERMAN  English 5 and Maths 4

GCSE 5 in German or a similar level of competence

HISTORY  English 5 and Maths 4  
LAW  English 5 and Maths 5  
MATHEMATICS English 4 and Maths 7 GCSE 7 in Maths preferred or 6 in GCSE Maths and 6 in GCSE Science 
MATHEMATICS (FURTHER)

English 4 and Maths 7 (Preferred 8/9)

alongside Maths A Level
MEDIA STUDIES English 5 and Maths 4  
MUSIC PRODUCTION (Extended Certificate) English 4 and Maths 4  
PHILOSOPHY English 5 and Maths 4  
PHOTOGRAPHY English 4 and Maths 4  
PHYSICAL EDUCATION English 4 and Maths 4 GCSE 5 in Science. GCSE 5 in Physical Education also desirable
PHYSICS  English 4 and Maths 6 GCSE 6 in Physics or 66 in Core Science & Additional Science
POLITICS English 5 and Maths 4  
PSYCHOLOGY English 5 and Maths 5 GCSE 5 in Science
RELIGIOUS STUDIES English 5 and Maths 4  
SOCIOLOGY  English 5 and Maths 4  
SPANISH  English 5 and Maths 4 GCSE 5 in Spanish or a similar level of competence

English refers to either English Language or English Literature, unless otherwise specified