A-Level – Psychology
The intent for the Psychology curriculum is to ensure that our young psychologists are equipped with the necessary scientific knowledge, skills and vocabulary to develop a better understanding of themselves and the wider world. The psychology curriculum will enable our learners to value the importance of Psychological research and will promote an awe-driven curiosity of the human body and mind.
Art students become confident and creative learners who can work independently and develop their own personal ideas as we focus on developing creative thinking and problem solving!
The chemistry department aims to nurture students to have an understanding of how society makes decisions about scientific issues and how science contributes to the success of the economy and society as a whole.
Computer Science will develop your technical understanding and ability to analyse and solve problems using computational thinking; all based on the core academic principles of computer science.
The Literature and Language course brings literary and non-literary discourses together; exploring the creation of meaning in written and spoken texts through analytical and creative writing of personal interest!
Studying English will stimulate a personal, imaginative response to literary texts across a wide-range of topics; all whilst developing the techniques of critical appreciation for life. Works studied are from the three genres of drama, prose, and poetry.
The Maths department aims to challenge and inspire students to build logical, independent thinking skills, enabling a strong mathematical foundation to develop for every student, supporting success throughout the curriculum and throughout life.
Government & Politics will develop your mind and expand your ability to debate, discuss, assess and analyse to reach smart, well-informed, well-balanced decisions. Politics shapes our lives – what we can do, the type of society we live in and our life chances.
Studying History gives an international and British understanding of how the past has shaped the present. Students will develop the ability to present and defend an historical argument using sound reasoning and logic.
Photography students at Yateley School will be creative, enthusiastic, independent learners who don’t shy away from a challenge, enjoy problem solving and ooze creativity in their thinking!
In PE you'll study applied anatomy and physiology, Skill acquisition, Sport and society, Exercise physiology and biomechanics, Sport psychology and Sport and society and technology in sport.