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Curriculum

At Astrea Woodfields we run a two week timetable. Typically the curriculum is structured as below, however, depending on the teaching group, there may be some minor adjustments made.

Year 7

Subject:
Art
Computing
Drama
English
Geography
History
Maths
Music
PE
Religious Studies
Science
Spanish
Technology
Periods per fortnight:
2
2
2
8
4
4
8
2
4
2
6
4
2

Year 8

Subject:
Art
Computing
Drama
English
Geography
History
Maths
Music
PE
Religious Studies
Science
Spanish
Technology
Periods per fortnight:
2
2
2
8
4
4
8
2
4
2
6
4
2

Core and Options

At the end of Year 8 students select up to 4 option subjects from a range of choices. In addition students will complete ‘core’ subjects.

Year 9

Core Subjects

Subject:
English
Maths
PE
PSHE
Science
Periods per fortnight:
8
8
5
1
8

Optional Subjects

Subject:
Art
Business Studies
Construction
Dance
Drama
French
Food Technology
History
Geography
ICT
Music
PE
Product Design
Sociology
Spanish
Periods per fortnight:
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5

Year 10

Core Subjects

Subject:
English
Maths
PE
Science
Periods per fortnight:
8
8
5
9

Optional Subjects

Subject:
Art
Business Studies
Construction
Dance
Drama
French
Food Technology
History
Geography
ICT
Product Design
Sociology
Spanish
Periods per fortnight:
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5

Year 11

Core Subjects

Subject:
English
Maths
PE
Science
Periods per fortnight:
10
10
2
10

Optional Subjects

Subject:
Art
Construction
Drama
French
Food Technology
History
Geography
ICT
Music
Product Design
Sociology
Spanish
Periods per fortnight:
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6