Option blocks

Provisional Level 3 Courses: A Level and Vocational by Subject Block

Block A Block B Block C Block D Enrichment Block
Art and Design Art Based Photography Business Biology Bar Mock
Biology Economics Chemistry Business Core Maths
Dance English Language Geography Chemistry Extended Project (EPQ)
Drama and Theatre Studies English Literature History Design and Technology (Product Design) Mentoring
English Language Mathematics Music Drama and Theatre Studies Rock Challenge
Geography Physical Education Philosophy and Ethics English Literature School Productions
History Psychology Physics French Sports Leader
Mathematics Spanish Psychology Government and Politics Work Experience
Further Mathematics (with Mathematics in Block B) Sociology Physics Young Enterprise
Sociology Psychology
Fashion and Textiles
Cambridge Technicals Business (SA) Health and Social Care (DA) Health and Social Care (SA/DA) Cambridge Technicals Business (SA)
BTEC Performing Arts (DA) BTEC Performing Arts (DA)
BTEC Sport (DA) BTEC Sport (DA)

SA (Single Award), DA (Double Award)

Students can choose either 3 or 4 subjects, which must be from different Subject Blocks e.g. A = Biology, B = Psychology etc.

Vocational courses occupy 2 blocks if they are Double Award, but only 1 block if they are Single Award

For further advice on subject combinations, please contact Mrs Gould or Mr Wilder in the first instance


If the current blocks do not allow you to select your chosen combination of subjects, or if there is a subject you wish to study that is not listed, please contact Mrs Gould (info@st-peters.bournemouth.sch.uk)


All courses are available subject to demand and staffing availability