Science GCSE

Course Overview

This is a vocational qualification that is built on OCR’s strong reputation in Science education. This qualification aims to prepare students for a wide range of career opportunities in the Science sector. At Level 2 students will complete six units that cover the three Sciences.

Course Outline

Components of Course
Modules Studied:

  • Science of Health
  • Science of Earth
  • Chemistry Design
  • Chemistry of Production
  • Physics in Sports
  • Human Behaviour


  • You will be assessed by the coursework submitted for each unit.  This will be graded as Pass, Merit or Distinction.

Exam Board

  • OCR

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the college allocate places to students?

All applicants will be invited to attend an admissions interview. An offer of a place to study at Cadbury Sixth Form College is made subject to you meeting the College's standard entry grade requirements.

How much does it cost to study at Cadbury Sixth Form College?

There are no tuition fees for 16-18 year-olds. Students are asked to pay a £25 book deposit when they enrol at the college, however this is returned at the end of the two years of study when all books and resources have been returned to the college. Some subjects will offer field trips which may impose some additional costs, however these costs will be kept to a minimum and these field trips are not compulsory.

When does enrolment take place?

Enrolment takes place from GCSE Results Day. Further details about enrolment and a date/time for your individual appointment will be sent to you in a letter over the summer holiday. Enrolment takes on average 1-2 hours.

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