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Our Curriculum

To view Q3 Academies Curriculum Policy, please visit the Q3 Academies Trust Policies and Documents page.

KS3

KS4

KS5

Careers Education

Extra-Curricular

Curriculum taught at Key Stage 3

We are proud to offer a curriculum which is broad and balanced, offering students a wide variety of opportunities inside and outside the Academy. Our intent is to broaden students’ awareness of wider issues whilst immersing them in a knowledge and skill rich curriculum which allows them to be successful in whatever they choose to do. For more information about what is studied in each subject please see the curriculum packs below.

Year 7 Curriculum Pack
Year 7 Curriculum Pack

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Year 8 Curriculum Pack
Year 8 Curriculum Pack

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Year 9 Curriculum Pack
Year 9 Curriculum Pack

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Curriculum taught at Key Stage 4

We are proud to offer a curriculum which is broad and balanced, offering students a wide variety of opportunities inside and outside the Academy. Our intent is to broaden students’ awareness of wider issues whilst immersing them in a knowledge and skill rich curriculum which allows them to be successful in whatever they choose to do. We offer a range of option subjects which include academic and vocational choices. A large number of students complete the Ebacc. suite of subjects at GCSE with great success. For more information about what is studied in each subject please see the curriculum packs below.

More information about next year’s option choices will be available through our Pathways Booklet released in March 2020.

Years 10 and 11 Curriculum Pack
Years 10 and 11 Curriculum Pack

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Subjects Offered at Key Stage 5

We largely focus on academic A-Levels within our Sixth Form at Q3 Academy Great Barr. Our curriculum not only supports excellent outcomes in their chosen subjects but also supports students in making their next steps in their careers.

Please see our Sixth Form Prospectus for our KS5 Curriculum. For more information, please click here to see our Sixth Form page.

KS3 Drama
KS3 Drama

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KS4 Drama
KS4 Drama

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KS4 Psychology
KS4 Psychology

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KS5 Art
KS5 Art

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KS5 Biology
KS5 Biology

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KS5 Business
KS5 Business

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KS5 Chemistry
KS5 Chemistry

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KS5 Design & Technology
KS5 Design & Technology

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KS5 Drama
KS5 Drama

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KS5 English
KS5 English

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KS5 Environmental Science
KS5 Environmental Science

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KS5 French
KS5 French

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KS5 Geography
KS5 Geography

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KS5 History
KS5 History

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KS5 IT
KS5 IT

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KS5 Mathematics
KS5 Mathematics

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KS5 Mathematics (Further)
KS5 Mathematics (Further)

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KS5 Music
KS5 Music

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KS5 PE
KS5 PE

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KS5 Photography
KS5 Photography

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KS5 Physics
KS5 Physics

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KS5 Politics
KS5 Politics

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KS5 Psychology
KS5 Psychology

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KS5 Sociology
KS5 Sociology

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KS5 Textiles
KS5 Textiles

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Careers Education

Please find our Careers across the curriculum document below.

For further information, please click here to visit our Careers section of the website.

Careers Overview
Careers Overview

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Spring 2019 Extra-Curricular Clubs and Activities 

We have a full programme of Extra Curricular activities here at Q3 Academy Great Barr, you’re sure to find something fun to do!

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