NRC Secondary – Science

Key Stage 4

About the Course

Students at New River College are offered a range of science courses appropriate to their individual requirements. AQA GCSE Core Science provides an essential grounding in biology, chemistry and physics. For students who wish to extend their studies further, or perhaps study sciences at A Level, then there is the potential to study AQA Additional Science or Triple Science. We also offer AQA Entry Level Science which can be studied alongside the Core Science or as a standalone course.

What will students learn?

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

How will students be assessed?

GCSE and Entry Level qualifications are assessed through external examination and controlled assessment.