Curriculum Offer

At Co-op Academy Failsworth we offer a 2 year KS3 and a 3 year KS4. Students complete a personalised options process at the end of year 8 and begin their 9-1 GCSEs in year 9.

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11
English 4 4 4 5 5
Maths 4 4 4 4 4
Combined Science 4 4 4 5 5
Humanities 1 1
MFL 3 3
Computer Science 1 1
PE 1 1 1 1 1
Art 1 1
Music 1 1
Drama 1 1
Citizenship 1 1 1 1 1
Religious Studies 1 1 RS may be selected as a GCSE. It is also covered through the Academy’s programme of Philosophy & Ethics and via instances of collective worship in assemblies.
Technology

(Food, Resistant Materials and Textiles)

1 1

 

At the end of year 8 students select from the following options. Each subject is provided 3 hours curriculum time in year 9, 10 and 11.

Students and parents are carefully guided and supported through this process to ensure students are successful within the pathways they have selected.

 

GCSE History

GCSE Geography

GCSE Spanish

GCSE French

GCSE Business Studies

GCSE Drama

GCSE Resistant Materials

GCSE Photography

GCSE Music

GCSE Spanish

GCSE Computer Science

GCSE Art & Design

GCSE Textiles

GCSE Cooking & Nutrition

GCSE Religious Studies

GCSE Triple Award Science

GCSE Geography

BTEC Health & Social Care

GCSE PE

GCSE Citizenship

OCR Cambridge National Certificate in Enterprise and Marketing

Cambridge National Level ½ in Creative iMedia

Btech Tech Award in Performing Arts

Vocational Constructing the Built Environment