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Campsmount Academy

Campsmount Academy

Post 16 Courses on Offer and Entry Requirements

We offer a range of courses at Campsmount Academy.

To enter Post 16 you will require 5+ GCSEs at Grade 5 or above.

The curriculum includes the following:

  • A Level
  • Applied General Qualifications (Vocational) Level 3*
  • Technical Qualifications (Vocational) Level 3
  • GCSE Maths and/or English resit should you require it

* Some vocational qualifications will be available in a range of A Level equivilants. E.g.

  • One (6 units)
  • One and a half (9 units)
  • Three (18 units)

You will be asked to select course of any combination to meet the curriculum requirements of three Level 3 subjects.

Entry Requirements

It is important you achieve the correct GCSE grades to be successful in Post 16. Look carefully at the entry requirements before submitting your application and talk to subject staff about how successful you might be in their subject.

Please click on the tabs below to see the entry requirements for each subject we offer:

A Level Courses

Subject Specific Entry Requirements
Art Grade 6 in GCSE Art
Biology Grade 6 in GCSE Science
Chemistry Grade 6 in GCSE Science
English Literature Grade 6 in English Literature and English Language
Geography Grade 6 in GCSE Geography
History Grade 6 in GCSE History and/or English
Mathematics Grade 7 in GCSE Maths
Core Mathematics Grade 6 in GCSE Maths
Photography Grade 6/Merit in GCSE Art and/or IT
Physics Grade 6 in GCSE Science

Vocational Courses

Subject Specific Entry Requirements
Applied Science Grade 5 in GCSE Science
Business Studies Grade 5 in GCSE Business would be an advantage
Music Merit grade in BTEC Music or C grade at GCSE or have completed instrumental exams to a Grade 4 standard. Grade 4 English Language.
Health & Social Care Health & Social Care L2 Merit would be an advantage
ICT Merit in OCR National
Media Grade 4 in GCSE English
Sport Merit L2 Sport
Dance Pass grade in Level 2 Dance or have attended Dance clubs throughout secondary school

If you would like further information, please visit the pages on course information