Performing Arts (Musical Theatre or Acting)

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Performing Arts (Musical Theatre or Acting) Vocational Level 3 Exam Board: Performing Arts (Musical Theatre or Acting) – OCR (Cambridge Technicals in Performing Arts) Course Summary This Diploma has two strands, Acting or Musical Theatre, which both give you the chance to explore and develop your practice whilst focusing on working in the industry. After […]

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Spanish

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Spanish A Level Exam Board: A Level Spanish – AQA Course Summary This A Level will enhance your use of Spanish in the spoken and written modes, which will improve your ability to communicate with Spanish speakers from around the world. By studying this course you will gain a broadened vocabulary and a wider understanding […]

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Sociology

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Sociology A Level Exam Board: A Level Sociology – AQA Course Summary Sociology provides you with an insight into the workings of society. It looks at the impact of social structures on individuals and the multiple interactions that take place between groups of people within society. After studying this course, you will be able to […]

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Religious Studies

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Religious Studies A Level Exam Board: A Level Religious Studies – AQA Course Summary A Level Religious Studies encourages you to consider the central concerns within all religions, alongside the ethics and philosophies behind them. After studying Religious Studies at Barton Peveril you will have the ability to form and sustain strong arguments in response […]

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Psychology

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Psychology A Level Exam Board: A Level Psychology – AQA Course Summary A Level Psychology allows you to delve into the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. After studying Psychology at Barton Peveril you will be able to apply scientific research to real behaviour, by investigating how psychologists analyse and interpret behaviour. Assessment This […]

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Physical Education

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Physical Education A Level Exam Board: A Level Physical Education – OCR Course Summary Physical Education gives you an in-depth insight into the many components underpinning sport, from the practical elements of physical activity to the science behind it. After studying Physical Education at Barton Peveril you will be able to explain how to optimise […]

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Media Studies

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Media Studies A Level Exam Board: A Level Media Studies – Eduqas Course Summary Media Studies is the perfect choice for anyone who enjoys engaging with media products across a range of platforms including music videos, advertising and online streaming services. With an emphasis on theoretical approaches, this subject will provide you with the knowledge […]

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Law

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Law A Level Exam Board: A Level Law – OCR Course Summary The Law course has been created to inspire, nurture and build an interest in law. The varied content is designed to develop knowledge and skills for the further study of law, and related subjects such as business. You will explore the nature of […]

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History

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History A Level Exam Board: A Level History – AQA Course Summary At Barton Peveril we offer you the choice of topics that you can study, we call this Route A and B. So, do you want to focus on the Tudors alongside the Russian Revolution or do you want to study Germany across the […]

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Politics

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Politics A Level Exam Board: A Level Politics – Edexcel/Pearson Course Summary “In our age,” said George Orwell, “there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics’. All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred, and schizophrenia.” Politics is the study of where power lies, who […]

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German

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German A Level Exam Board: A Level German – AQA Course Summary A Level German provides you with an excellent opportunity to deepen your communication skills, broaden your vocabulary and extend your grammatical knowledge. In addition, you will study different cultural and historical aspects of the German-speaking world, as well as develop research skills into […]

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Geography

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Geography A Level Exam Board: A Level Geography – AQA Course Summary Geography broadens your understanding of how the natural world and the human world interact; helping us address crucial challenges of the 21st century. You will be able to assess the impact of human activity and natural phenomena on the planet, using the latest […]

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French

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French A Level Exam Board: A Level French – AQA Course Summary A Level French will help you build your fluency and accuracy in the language to a very high level. You will acquire a broad vocabulary whilst you explore French grammar and culture through studying the topics, the film and the novel. Assessment Paper […]

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Film Studies

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Film Studies A Level Exam Board: A Level Film Studies – Eduqas Course Summary A Level Film Studies offers you the chance to ‘read’ films, exploring their layers of meaning and assessing the theory behind them. After studying Film Studies at Barton Peveril you will be able to evaluate and debate some of history’s most […]

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Drama and Theatre

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Drama and Theatre A Level Exam Board: A Level Drama and Theatre – AQA Course Summary A Level Drama and Theatre gives you a practical and theoretical insight into the Performing Arts. After studying Drama and Theatre at Barton Peveril you will be able to apply the theory you have learned to your own work and […]

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Dance

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Dance A Level Exam Board: A Level Dance – AQA Course Summary Dance enables you to study both Contemporary and Jazz styles. You will explore both styles, applying the theory you learn to your practical work. We organise workshops with professional companies and practitioners to enhance your learning, whilst also providing multiple performance opportunities. We also […]

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Photography

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Photography A Level Exam Board: A Level Photography – OCR Course Summary A Level Photography explores photography in both creative and commercial form. It is practical in nature and you will learn many aspects of professional practice including camerawork, location, studio, Photoshop, portfolio production and self-promotion. Creative workshops build skills and confidence, while contextual studies develop […]

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Japanese – Certificate (Q-XTRA)

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Japanese – Certificate (Q-XTRA) Japanese Certificate – Level 1 Course Summary The Level 1 Certificate in Japanese gives you the rare opportunity to learn about the Japanese language and culture. This certificate is for those who have little to no prior experience of Japanese and is ideal preparation for studying GCSE Japanese in the second […]

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Business – A Level

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Business A Level Exam Board: A Level Business – Edexcel / Pearson Course Summary Choosing Business will give you a good understanding of business marketing practices, creating and developing products and services to attract customers, micro and macro business principles impacting business strategic decision making, how markets are affected by world events, and how to assess […]

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Product Design

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Product Design A Level Exam Board: A Level Product Design – AQA Course Summary Product Design lets you delve into the creation of the products that surround us. You will learn to combine practical and theoretical skills, creating innovative products in a specialism of your choice. For example, each year students design sports equipment, architectural models, […]

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Textiles

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Textiles A Level Exam Board: A Level Textiles – AQA Course Summary “When I put my signature on a dress, I regard myself as thecreator of a work of art.” – Paul Poiret This course is based on textiles and fashion as an art form. Enthusiasm, creativity, originality and self-discipline are all important attributes required. […]

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Photography: Film & Moving Image

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Photography: Film & Moving Image A Level Exam Board: A Level Photography: Film & Moving Image – OCR Course Summary A Level Photography (Film & Moving Image) is a well-established course for students interested in the creative industry and the possibilities of film and animation. The course allows students to work in a very practical […]

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Graphic Communication

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Graphic Communication A Level Exam Board: A Level Graphic Communication – AQA Course Summary Graphic Communication provides students with an immersive experience into many art disciplines. Projects start with extensive research into existing products and designers’ work, before developing visuals that creatively meet the design brief. You will gain experience in using the Adobe Design […]

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Fine Art

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Fine Art A Level Exam Board: A Level Fine Art – AQA Course Summary Studying Fine Art will give you the chance to experience both traditional and contemporary methods through a broad range of materials and techniques. You will be encouraged to express your personal feelings and emotions through art, taking inspiration from the work […]

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