Qualifications Overview

Please see below for an overview of the qualifications currently available to students studying at Freebrough Academy. You can click on each qualification to see the course specification. If you require any further information please contact the relevant Director of Learning via our contact us page.

GCSE Courses


AQA GCSE English Language (9-1)

AQA GCSE English Literature (9-1)



Edexcel GCSE Mathematics (9-1)



AQA GCSE Physics (9-1)

AQA GCSE Biology (9-1)

AQA GCSE Chemistry (9-1)

AQA GCSE Combined Science (9-1)


Modern Foreign Languages

AQA GCSE French (9-1)

AQA GCSE Spanish (9-1)



AQA GCSE Religious Studies (9-1)

Edexcel GCSE History (9-1)

AQA GCSE Geography (9-1)


Performing and Creative Arts

WJEC GCSE Photography (9-1)


DICE (Technology)

AQA GCSE Resistant Materials

AQA GCSE Textiles

OCR GCSE Computer Science (9-1)


Other Courses

Business and Enterprise

BTEC Business

BTEC Understanding Enterprise and Entrepreneurship


Sport and Health

VCERT Level 2 Health and Fitness

Performing and Creative Arts

BTEC Art & Design

BTEC Performing Arts

DICE (Technology)

BTEC Engineering

BTEC Health and Social Care

NCFE Food and Cookery

TLM Level 2 IT User Skills in Open Systems and Enterprise (QCF)


Courses Delivered in Partnership with Redcar and Cleveland College

Level 1 NVQ in Hairdressing and Barbering

Level 1 NVQ in Basic Construction Skills


Courses Currently being Delivered by Post 16 @ Freebrough

AQA Advanced GCE Mathematics

BTEC Level 3 Engineering (QCF) – in Partnership with Redcar and Cleveland College