Bolton School Sixth Form Girls

Choosing Your A Level Subjects

  • Subject Options

  • The Curriculum

    The Sixth Form offers great opportunities for students to construct their own curriculum. Most students study four subjects at AS level, and continue three in the Upper Sixth to A2 level. A few (especially double mathematicians) choose to study five AS subjects in the Lower Sixth, and continue four subjects to A2. Many students are clear that...

  • Extended Project Qualification

    During their time in the Sixth Form, the students are offered the opportunity to take the AQA Extended Project Qualification as part of their A Level course. The qualification is explained to the students early in Year 12 so that they can give it careful thought before signing up in June of that year if they wish to take part. The EPQ involves...