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Art GCSE
Art GCSE
‘Creativity takes courage.’ – Henri Matisse GCSE Arts, Crafts & Photography is taught twice-weekly to Key Stage 4 pupils during double lessons. The Art & Design classrooms are located in Kidwelly House and are furnished with specialist equipment and facilities. The course provides students with a wide range of opportunities to explore new skills and [...]
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Biology GCSE
Biology GCSE
Why Study GCSE Biology? Biology is a useful stepping-stone towards a variety of careers including medicine, veterinary science, physiotherapy or other biological disciplines. However, many study biology because they enjoy the subject and then pursue careers in other areas. Biology is about being curious and imaginative. It involves practical work including use of the microscope, [...]
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Business Studies GCSE
Business Studies GCSE
The Business Studies GCSE specification is designed to deepen candidates' understanding of the way in which businesses operate in a dynamic, changing and competitive environment. This understanding is rooted in current business theory and practice and reflects the integrated nature of organisations and their decision-making processes. Subject Content The Business Framework. Types of business organisations: [...]
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Chemistry GCSE
Chemistry GCSE
GCSE Chemistry builds on subject content which is taught at Key Stage 3 and provides a suitable and essential foundation for the study of Chemistry at either AS or A level. In addition, it provides a coherent, satisfying and worthwhile course of study for learners who do not progress to further study in this subject. [...]
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Computer Science GCSE
Computer Science GCSE
Computers are widely used in all aspects of business, industry, government, education, leisure and the home. In this technological age, a study of computer science, and particularly how computers are used in the solution of a variety of problems, is essential to learners. Computer science integrates well with subjects across the curriculum. It demands both [...]
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Drama GCSE
Drama GCSE
‘All the World’s a Stage…..’ Shakespeare. Drama is an art, a practical activity and an intellectual discipline. Like all the arts drama helps us to make sense of the world and of ourselves. This exciting, creative G.C.S.E course allows pupils to develop their intellectual, creative and practical skills in an holistic and dynamic manner. Stage [...]
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English Language GCSE
English Language GCSE
Oracy, reading and writing skills are life skills and are recognised in GCSE English Language. Students will develop their ability to speak, read and write fluently, appropriately, effectively and critically – for a range of personal, functional and social purposes. Students will learn to respond to a wide range of challenging written texts. The course [...]
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English Literature GCSE
English Literature GCSE
A Subject for Life English Literature at GCSE aims to engage students and develop their enthusiasm for literature, enabling them to develop an understanding of the ways in which literature is rich and influential. The course involves the discussion and exploration of many of the key themes in all literature: relationships, love, loss, rejection, conflict [...]
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ESOL Programmes Years 7-10
ESOL Programmes Years 7-10
St. Michael’s Senior School is home to a number of International pupils. Pupils from the age of 11 up to 18 can join a number of programmes dependent on their current English levels and academic background. The ESOL and subject teaching team at St. Michael’s School are committed to the personal and academic development of [...]
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French GCSE
French GCSE
Studying a Modern Language at GCSE is a life-long skill for education, employment or even travel purposes. Universities and employers alike look favourably upon candidates who have obtained a GCSE in a modern foreign language as they appreciate the skills and capabilities that have been gained. The study of a language develops your ability to [...]