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    Curriculum

    At Fullhurst Community College we offer a broad and balanced curriculum in an aim to develop confident, responsible and successful young people. Below is an outline of what we offer at each year group. Further detail regarding the curriculum covered by individual subjects can be found by visiting faculty pages. If you would like more information about the curriculum at Fullhurst Community College, please contact main reception.
     

    Year 7

    In year 7 we provide three different curriculum pathways to try and personalise the learning of students. These pathways are determined by our continuing assessment of students to enable all students to be successful:

    Year 7
    Pathway A
    Year 7
    Pathway B
    Year 7
    Pathway C
    English (4) English (5) English (7)
    Maths (4) Maths (4) Maths (5)
    Science (3) Science (3) Science (3)
    Geography (2) Geography (2) Humanities (2)
    History (2) History (2) PE (2)
    MFL (2) MFL (1) RE (2/3)
    PE (2) PE (2)   Citizenship (1/3)  
    RE (2/3) RE (2/3) Computer
    Science (1)
      Citizenship (1/3 )    Citizenship (1/3)   PACA (4) *
    Computer
    Science (1)
    Computer
    Science (1)
     
    PACA (4) * PACA (4) *  
    25 hours 25 hours 25 hours

    ( ) = lessons per week in each subject area.

    * = PACA contains the following subjects: Art, Food Preparation and Nutrition, Music, Drama and Product Design which are taught on a rotation.

    In addition to the subjects mentioned above, in tutor periods (8.45-9.05 each day), students cover a PSHE curriculum, linked to our assembly programme.
     

    Year 8

    In year 8 we still offer different curriculum pathways, however as students accelerate progress through their experiences in year 7, there are now only two routes:

    Year 8
    Pathway A
    Year 8 
    Pathway B
    English (4) English (5)
    Maths (4) Maths (4)
    Science (3) Science (3)
    Geography (2) Geography (2)
    History (2) History (2)
    MFL (2) MFL (2)
    PE (2) PE (2)
    RE (2/3) RE (2/3)
    Citizenship (1/3) Citizenship (1/3)
      Computer Science (1)     Computer Science (1)  
    PACA (4) PACA (4)
    25 hours  25 hours 

    ( ) = lessons in the week in each subject area

    * = PACA contains the following subjects: Art, Food Preparation and Nutrition, Music, Drama and Product Design which are taught on a rotation.

    In addition to the subjects mentioned above, in tutor periods (8.45-9.05 each day), students cover a PSHE curriculum and careers guidance, linked to our assembly programme.
     

    Year 9

    The allocation of hours in year 9 is outlined below.

    Core (subjects studied by all students)

    Core subject   Hours  
    English 4
    Maths 4
    Science 4
    PE 2
      Computer Science   1
    Citizenship  1

    Options (each option subject is studied for three hours a week)

    Option 1 Option 2 Option 3
    French Art Art
      Geography   Food Preparation  
    and Nutrition
    Business Studies
    History  French Drama
    Business Studies Geography Food Preparation  
    and Nutrition   
      Hair and Beauty Geography
      History Hair and Beauty Studies
      Product Design History
        Music
        Product Design

    In addition to the subjects mentioned above, in tutor periods (8.45-9.05 each day), students cover a PSHE curriculum and careers guidance, linked to our assembly programme.

     

    Year 10

    The allocation of hours in year 10 is outlined below.

    Core (subjects studied by all students)

    Core subject   Hours  
    English 4
    Maths 4
    Science 4
    PE 2
      ICT  1
    Citizenship  1/2
    RE 1/2

    Options (each option subject is studied for three hours a week)

    Option 1 Option 2 Option 3
    Computer Science Art Art
    French Food Preparation and Nutrition Business Studies
    Geography French Drama
    History   Geography Hair and Beauty Studies
    Triple Award Science Hair and Beauty Studies Health and Social Care

     

    Health and Social Care   History  
         Philosophy and Ethics Music
      Product Design Product Design
      Service and
    Maintenance
    Engineering
    Service and
    Maintenance
    Engineering
      Triple Award Science Statistics

     In addition to the subjects mentioned above in tutor periods (8.45-9.05 each day) students cover a PSHE curriculum and careers guidance, linked to our assembly programme.

     

    Year 11

    The allocation of hours in year 11 is outlined below.

    Core (subjects studied by all students)

      Core subject     Hours  
    English 5
    Maths 5
    Science 4
    PE (BTEC) 2

    Options (each option subject is studied for three hours a week)

    Option 1 Option 2 Option 3
    Computer Science Art Art
      French   Business Studies Drama
    Geography Geography Film Studies
    History Health and Social Care     French
    Hospitality and Catering History Geography
    Philosophy and Ethics Music Hair and Beauty Studies
    Service and
    Maintenance
    Engineering
    Product Design Health and Social Care
    Triple Award Science Service and
    Maintenance
    Engineering
    Product Design
      Statistics Service and
    Maintenance
    Engineering

    In addition to the subjects mentioned above, in tutor periods (8.45-9.05 each day), students cover a PSHE curriculum and careers guidance, linked to our assembly programme.

    Fullhurst Community College

    Fullhurst Community College
    Imperial Avenue
    Leicester
    LE3 1AH

    tel: 0116 282 4326
    fax: 0116 282 5781
    email: office@fullhurst.leicester.sch.uk

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