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OUR CURRICULUM

Year 7 to 11

At Ruskin we operate a two-weekly timetable which incorporates 50 hours of study at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

 

This document highlights the number of hours each subject is allocated to deliver programmes of study across key stages.

 

At the end of Year 9 (KS3) student select 4 subject to study alongside the core curriculum.

 

The core curriculum at Key Stage 4 is English (Language and Literature), Mathematics, Science, ICT, Physical Education, Religious Education, PSHCE.  In addition students have an entitlement to study a minimum of one course in each of the following focus areas:

 

The Arts

Design Technology

Humanities

Modern Foreign Languages

 

KEY STAGE 3

Subject

Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

Mathematics

7

7

7

English

8

8

7

Science

8

8

8

Art

2

2

2

French/German

3 (both languages)

3 (French)

3 (German)

Geography

3

3

3

History

3

3

3

Music

2

2

3

Technology

4

4

4

Drama

1

1

1

ICT

2

2

2

PSHCE

1

1

1

Religious Education

2

2

2

Physical Education

4

4

4

Total hours per

Fortnight:

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

KEY STAGE 4

 

Year 10

Current Curriculum

Hours per

fortnight

 

Mathematics

7

 

English

7

 

Science

9

 

ICT

2

 

PSHCE

1

 

Religious Education

2

 

Physical Education

2

 

Total:

30

 

 


OPTIONS 2014-16 Cohort     (all 5 hours per 2 week cycle / 4x5 hours = 20 hours)

 

Art

German

Geography

History

Music

Technology

  • Child Development

  • Hospitality

  • Textiles

  • Product Design

  • Resistant Materials

Religious Education

Sports Studies

Media

Business

Computer Science

Expressive Arts

Health and Social Care

 

KEY STAGE 4

 

Year 11

Current Curriculum

Hours per

fortnight

 

Mathematics

7

 

English

7

 

Science

9

 

ICT

2

 

PSHCE

1

 

Religious Education

2

 

Physical Education

2

 

Total:

30

 

 

OPTIONS 2013-15 Cohort     (all 5 hours per 2 week cycle / 4x5 hours = 20 hours)

 

Art

French

Geography

History

Music

Technology

  • Child Development

  • Hospitality

  • Textiles

  • Product Design

Resistant Materials

Religious Education

Sports Studies

Media

Business

Expressive Arts