Subjects

 

 

Art

Art

Curriculum Intent To become proficient in drawing, painting, sculpture and other Art, Craft and Design techniques. To encourage students to produce creative work which explores, records and reflects on ideas and experiences in their own and others’ lives. To know about a range of artists,

Biology

Biology

Curriculum Intent Through our intended curriculum we strive to create independent, scientifically literate individuals with a thirst for knowledge who are able to communicate effectively and work co-operatively to become lifelong learners and function in a global environment. Through the specific

Business Studies

Business Studies

Curriculum Intent A high-quality Business Studies course allows students the opportunity to explore real business issues and how businesses work. Students apply their knowledge and understanding to different business contexts ranging from small enterprises to large multinationals and businesses

Chemistry

Chemistry

Curriculum Intent Through our intended curriculum we strive to create independent, scientifically literate individuals with a thirst for knowledge who are able to communicate effectively and work co-operatively to become lifelong learners and function in a global environment. Through the specific

Computer Science

Computer Science

Curriculum Intent Our intent is to develop students who understand how to become pioneers of the future using the principles of information, computation and how digital systems work. We equip students with understanding of how to use computational thinking and creativity. We develop practical

Criminology

Criminology

Curriculum Intent A high quality Level 3 Criminology qualification has elements of psychology, law and sociology that complements studies in humanities. It aims to support learners progressing to university.It has been designed to offer exciting and interesting experiences that focus through

Economics

Economics

Curriculum Intent A high quality Economics course allows students to apply economic theory to support analysis of current economic problems and issues, and encourage students to appreciate the interrelationships between microeconomics and macroeconomics. Students will learn the fundamentals of the

English Literature

English Literature

Curriculum Intent The two year KS5 programme of study will enable students to build a greater depth of knowledge on some key aspects of literary history. Students will develop subject expertise by engaging with a wide range of texts developing a critical voice that is informed by literary theory

Geography

Geography

Curriculum Intent “You are never too small to make a difference.” - Greta Thunberg For pupils, Geography at Maricourt is their gateway to the rest of the world. It is our intention to ensure that the Geography curriculum inspires pupils to be curious and have a fascination about the world and

Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care

Curriculum Intent A high-quality Health and Social Care course provides transferable knowledge and skills that prepare learners for progression to further education or employment training. This involves developing transferable skills that includes: the ability to learn independently, the ability to

History

History

“The best prophet of the future is the past.” Lord Byron Curriculum Intent The intent of our History Curriculum is to develop and inspire a love of learning about the subject through engaging lessons and interesting content. Students who are passionate towards History are able to understand the

ICT

ICT

Curriculum Intent Our intent is to develop students who understand how to become pioneers of the future using the principles of information, computation and how digital systems work. We equip students with understanding of how to use computational thinking and creativity. We develop practical

Maths

Maths

Curriculum Intent In the delivery of the National Curriculum for Mathematics at Key Stage 3, the GCSE and GCE syllabi at Key Stages 4 and 5, the department aims to develop in our pupils: A positive attitude towards mathematics and an awareness of its fascination. An understanding of mathematics

Phychology

Phychology

Curriculum Intent A high quality Psychology course offers an engaging and effective introduction to Psychology. Students will learn the fundamentals of the subject and develop skills valued by Higher Education (HE) and employers, including critical analysis, independent thinking and research. Our

Physics

Physics

Curriculum Intent Through our intended curriculum we strive to create independent, scientifically literate individuals with a thirst for knowledge who are able to communicate effectively and work co-operatively to become lifelong learners and function in a global environment. Through the specific

Sociology

Sociology

Curriculum Intent A high-quality A-Level Sociology course allows pupils to learn the fundamentals of the subject and develop skills valued by higher education (HE) and employers, including critical analysis, independent thinking and research. Pupils will have the opportunity to focus on core

Spanish

Spanish

Curriculum Intent At Maricourt we're passionate about the benefits that learning a language can bring.We strongly believe in languages as a skill for life and something pupils should enjoy and find rewarding. We enjoy expanding students' cultural knowledge whilst developing their language

Sport

Sport

Curriculum Intent We want every pupil to have the knowledge, skills and confidence to lead a healthy active lifestyle and participate in lifelong physical activity. Physical Education at Maricourt Catholic High School is highly valued with a focus on learning the skills that will encourage lifelong