Sixth Form Guide
The City Academy, Hackney offers a broad range of AS and A level courses with the addition of Business BTEC for 2016. In addition to the general entry requirements, some subjects specify a minimum GCSE grade required or partnering subjects i.e. physics students should also study mathematics.
Linear A level pathways
As of September 2017 all the subjects that we offer became linear. This means that all students will be enrolled for a 2 year programme. As a result, they will be externally assessed at the end of the two – year course.
Option blocks for September 2018
When filling in your application form, please select one subject from each of the four blocks.
|Block A||Block B||Block C||Block D|
|Business BTEC||Business BTEC||Art & Design||Economics|
|Business Studies||Biology||Biology||English Literature|
|Chemistry||Chemistry||Drama & Theatre||Geography|
|Maths||Psychology||Religious Studies||Physical Education|
*BTEC Business is equivalent to 2 A-levels