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Science

Head of Science:  Dr A Bell
Email: bella@hattonacademy.org.uk

Key Stage 3

Our KS3 course follows KS3 Science National Curriculum. Students study a range of biology, chemistry and physics topics as well as taking part in exciting practical projects.

Key Stage 4

At KS4 students study various courses depending upon their route through Sir Christopher Hatton Academy. These include the Edexcel Combined Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics, Applied Science and Health and Social Care.

Key Stage 5

A-Level Chemistry follows the OCR A (Salter’s Chemistry) specification. The subject leader is Mr C Carlisle. The course consists of examined modules and assessed practicals at the end of the A2 course. 

A-Level Biology follows the AQA syllabus. The subject leader is Miss V Cook. The course consists of examined modules and assessed practicals at the end of the A2 course. 

A-Level Physics follows the AQA syllabus. The subject leader is Dr A Bell. The course consists of examined modules and assessed practicals at the end of the A2 course.

BTEC Level 3

BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Health & Social Care follows the Edexcel syllabus. Over the 2 years there are 2 coursework and 2 examined components that the students will cover.

BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Science. Over the 2 years there are 2 coursework and 2 examined components that the students will cover. Mr Smith Martin leads both of our BTEC courses.