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Sixth Form Pathways

Relevant, Interesting and Varied Learning for 16 - 19 year olds

Sixth Form Pathways


Here at Altrincham College, we believe that each student deserves the best opportunity to reach their full potential.Our outstanding teaching staff are able to provide relevant interesting and varied learning opportunities in preparation for higher education, apprenticeships and the world of work.

Curriculum on offer

On commencement of their studies in Year 12, students can embark on:

  • A choice of 3 A-Levels from a full range of subjects
  • A Vocational Extended Diploma (equivalent to 3 A Levels)
  • A combination of A Levels and Vocational Extended Certificate (equivalent to 1 A Level) 
  • A Diploma (CACHE Level 3) Early Years Educator
  • Core Maths (equivalent to an AS level), when combined with three other subjects.

A full list of all the subjects offered at Altrincham College Sixth Form can be found below, with additional information found within the Course Booklet and Prospectus.Our application form also clearly outlines the different pathways available to all students.

A-Level Subjects

Chemistry

Computer Science

Biology

Business

History

English Language

English Literature

French

Geography

Sociology

Law

Mathematics

Physics

Psychology

Core Maths (AS)

 

BTEC Extended Certificate (1 A-Level)

 

BTEC Art & Design

BTEC Creative Digital

BTEC Performing Arts

 
 

OCR Level 3 Extended Certificate (1 A-Level)

OCR Business

OCR Sport and Physical Activity

 

BTEC Diploma (2 A-Levels)

BTEC Art & Design

BTEC Fashion Design & Production

OCR Diploma (2 A-Levels)

OCR Sport and Physical Activity

 

BTEC Extended Diploma (3 A-Levels)

 

BTEC Creative Digital Media

 

 Diploma (CACHE Level 3) Early Years Educator 

This course is taught 3 days in school and 2 days on placement in a local primary school.

 Please see the attachments below for:

  • Further details about the Sixth Form 
  • The courses on offer
  • The admissions policy
  • Sixth Form Application form
If you have any further quires, please do not hesitate to contact Ms K Tovey, Head of the Sixth Form.