Tag: sixth-form

Enrichment: General information

Enrichment At Rainford High, we recognise that many universities and employers are expecting students to have a range of skills and experiences other than those gained by studying for traditional qualifications. Enrichment opportunities allow students to develop new skills and experience something other than their core studies. We welcome suggestions from students for enrichment activities. […]

Chemistry

A-Level Careers related to studying Chemistry: If you choose to study Chemistry, you will follow a course divided into chemical topics, each contains different key concepts of chemistry. Once the key features of a chemical topic have been developed, applications are considered. A qualification in chemistry can lead to careers in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, engineering, […]

Mathematics and Further Mathematics

A-Level Careers related to studying Mathematics: If you choose to study Mathematics, you will develop your problem solving skills as well as your ability to think logically. You will develop a high level of quantitative and numerical skills as well as statistical knowledge. Mathematicians are typically strategic and their skills are valued by employers making […]

Level 3 Mathematical Studies

Careers related to studying Core Maths: Level 3 Mathematical Studies (Core Maths) is a relatively new qualification designed for students to help to develop their mathematical skills and thinking and supports courses such as A-level Psychology, Sciences and Geography as well as technical and vocational qualifications.Mathematical Studies aims to prepare students for the mathematical demands […]

Physics

A-Level Careers related to studying Physics: If you choose to study Physics, you will cultivate a comprehensive understanding of the laws that govern every aspect of our lives, from the smallest particles to the entire universe, developing the key mathematical skills that underpin it. As a result, Physics students can be found in more or […]

COMPUTING

Computer Science

A-Level Careers related to studying Computer Science: Computer Science is an exciting subject that encourages students to think creatively, logically and critically and to develop advanced problem solving skills. Students choose to study Computer Science because they are passionate about computers and want to learn about computer architecture; communications and networking; fundamentals of data representation […]

English Language

A-Level Careers related to studying English Language: If you choose to study English Language, you will develop comprehensive written and spoken communication skills, becoming adept at in depth analysis and crafting a variety of genres of writing. As a result, English Language students can be found in more or less every industry, filling a variety […]

English Literature

A-Level Careers related to studying English Literature: If you choose to study English Literature, you will develop comprehensive written and spoken communication skills, becoming adept at arguing a point, framing a narrative and analysing various levels of meaning. As a result, English Literature students can be found in more or less every industry, filling a […]