Year 11 Curriculum 2021-22

Here at Penrice we strive to offer a broad and diverse curriculum that helps our students develop into curious and highly engaged learners. You can browse the curriculum below by clicking on the subject headings for further information.

If you would like to know more about the curriculum at Penrice Academy, please email enquiries@penrice.org.uk where your request will be forwarded to the most appropriate subject teacher.

Animal Care
Autumn Term

Good and Ill Health
Disease & Treatment
Ecto and Endo
PPE Exams
Parasites

Spring Term

Revision
Animal Accommodation
Assessment and Improvement
Animal Behaviour
Animal Handling

Summer Term

Bespoke Evidence Completion
GCSE Examinations

Animal Care Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Art
Autumn Term

Personal Portfolio Building
Identity – Portraiture/Character
Surroundings, Environment and Place

Spring Term

Externally Set Assignment

Summer Term

Externally Set Assignment continued

Full Year 11 Art Curriculum (PDF) Art Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Business Enterprise
Autumn Term

Business Planning micro-enterprise activity
Pitching a micro-enterprise activity

Spring Term

Understanding internal influences on business
Understanding external influences on business

Summer Term

Market Research

Full Year 11 Business Curriculum (PDF) Business Enterprise Curriculum for All Years (PDF) - Includes Computer Science
Child Development
Autumn Term

Caring for a child from birth to 5 years

Spring Term

Caring for a child from birth to 5 years

Summer Term

N/A

Full Year 11 Child Development Curriculum Child Development Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
CLASS
Autumn Term

Building for the future
Religion, peace and conflict

Spring Term

Communication in relationships
Independence

Summer Term

N/A

Full Year 11 CLASS Curriculum (PDF) CLASS Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Computer Science
Autumn Term

Computer networks, connections and protocols
Threats to computer systems and networks

Spring Term

Algorithms
Standard searching & sorting
Computer systems and Computational thinking, algorithms and programming

Summer Term

Computer systems and Computational thinking, algorithms and programming

Full Year 11 Computer Science Curriculum (PDF) Computer Science Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Creative iMedia
Autumn Term

Interactive Multimedia Product (IMPs)
Pre-production

Spring Term

Reflection and Evidence Generation
The History of Media
Digital Gaming (UI and UX)

Summer Term

Revision for Final Exams

Full Year 11 Creative iMedia Development Curriculum Creative iMedia Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Design Technology & Engineering (DT)
Autumn Term

Investigating an Engineering Project – disassembly techniques
Responding to an Engineering Brief

Spring Term

Responding to an Engineering Brief

Summer Term

Exploring engineering sectors and design applications

Full Year 11 DT Curriculum (PDF) DT Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Drama
Autumn Term

Developing Skills in the Performing Arts

Spring Term

Developing Skills in the Performing Arts

Summer Term

N/A

Full Year 11 Drama Curriculum (PDF) Drama Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
English
Autumn Term

An Inspector Calls
English Language Paper 2
PPE Preparation: Language 2 and Literature 2

Spring Term

Creative Writing
Literature revision
Language revision
Preparation for Prompt Exams

Summer Term

Revision

Full Year 11 English Curriculum (PDF) English Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Film Studies
Autumn Term

Component 3: Production Coursework: redrafting and completion of coursework
Component 2: Section C: Contemporary UK Film: ‘Attack the Block’ (Cornish, 2011): Aesthetic qualities of film

Spring Term

Revision and Exam Preparation: Component 1
Revision and Exam Preparation: Component 2

Summer Term

Final exam preparation

Full Year 11 Film Studies Curriculum (PDF) Film Studies Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Food, Hospitality & Catering
Autumn Term

Hospitality and Catering in Action

Spring Term

Hospitality and Catering in Action

Summer Term

N/A

Full Year 11 Food & Catering Curriculum (PDF) Food & Catering Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Geography
Autumn Term

Resources (continued from Year 10)
Revision of Natural Hazards (from lockdown Year 9)

Spring Term

Revision of Rivers and coasts linked to fieldwork
Revision of Living World

Summer Term

Revision of Urban World
Revision of Economic Development

Full Year 11 Geography Curriculum (PDF) Geography Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Health and Social Care
Autumn Term

Factors that affect Health and Wellbeing
Interpreting Health Indicators

Spring Term

Interpreting Health Indicators
Health and Wellbeing Improvement Plans

Summer Term

Health and Wellbeing Improvement Plans

Full Year 11 Health & Social Care Curriculum (PDF) Health and Social Care Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
History
Autumn Term

Medicine through time

Spring Term

Medicine through time
Revision

Summer Term

Revision

Full Year 11 History Curriculum (PDF) History Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Maths
Autumn Term

Numbers
Algebra
Geometry
Statistics
QLA from PPE

Spring Term

QLA from PPE
Mind the Gaps
Mixed Revision
PPE 2 Preparation

Summer Term

Mixed Revision
Final Exam Preparation

Full Year 11 Maths Curriculum (PDF) Maths Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)
Autumn Term

The world of work
Exam skills

Spring Term

Revision
Exam skills

Summer Term

Revision
Exam skills

Full Year 11 MFL Curriculum (PDF) MFL Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Music
Autumn Term

Exploring Professional Briefs

Spring Term

Exploring Professional Briefs

Summer Term

N/A

Full Year 11 Music Curriculum (PDF) Music Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Photography
Autumn Term

Identity

Spring Term

Externally set assignment

Summer Term

Externally set assignment

Full Year 11 Photography Curriculum (PDF) Photography Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Physical Education (PE)
Autumn Term

Invasion Games
Divided Net and Wall Games

Spring Term

Divided Net and Wall Games
Strength and Conditioning

Summer Term

Striking and Fielding
Athletics

Full Year 11 PE Curriculum (PDF) PE Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Science (Combined)
Autumn Term

Biology Paper 1
Chemistry Paper 1
Physics Paper 1

Spring Term

Physics Paper 1
Biology Paper 2
Physics Paper 2
Chemistry Paper 2

Summer Term

Revision

Full Year 11 Combined Science Curriculum (PDF) Science Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Science (Triple)
Autumn Term

Physics Paper 2
Chemistry Paper 1
Biology Paper 1

Spring Term

Biology Paper 1
Physics Paper 1
Chemistry Paper 2
Biology Paper 2

Summer Term

Biology Paper 2
Revision

Full Year 11 Triple Science Curriculum (PDF) Science Curriculum for All Years (PDF)
Sociology
Autumn Term

Social Stratification
Preparing for PPEs

Spring Term

Review and Exam Preparation

Summer Term

Review and Exam Preparation

Full Year 11 Sociology Curriculum (PDF) Sociology Curriculum for All Years (PDF)