Curriculum Pathways

Specialist Curriculum Pathways at BCA. 

At the academy as well as our range of STEM pathways we offer students additional career pathways in the following areas. These pathways are designed to ensure students achieve the appropriate career-specific qualifications as well as having the opportunity to work with organisations and professionals from with the fields of

Medical and Veterinary
Sport and Fitness
Performance
Art and Design
Accountancy and Finance

Typically a student on these pathways would study the following subjects as part of their curriculum.


Medical and Veterinary  
Core Subjects

English
English Literature
Maths
Triple Science: Biology, Chemistry and Physics
History or geography

Some or all of the following:

French or Spanish
PE
Health and social care

Sport, Fitness and Health Pathway

Core Subjects

English
English Literature
Maths
Science or Triple Science
History or geography

Some or all of the following:

PE
Health and social care
Hospitality

Performing Arts Pathway

Core Subjects

English
English Literature
Maths
Science or Triple Science
History or geography

Some or all of the following:

Art and Design
Creative Media
Drama or dance or music

Art and Design Pathway

Core Subjects

English
English Literature
Maths
Science or Triple Science
History or geography

Some or all of the following:

Art and Design
Textiles and Fashion
Creative Media

Accountancy and Finance Pathway

English
English Literature
Maths
Science or Triple Science
History or geography 

Some or all of the following:

French or Spanish
Hospitality
Business Studies

Professional and Industry Based Links

As part of their wider curriculum students who follow any of the above pathways have access to the following professionals and organisations:

Massachusetts Intitule of Technology, Boston, USA.

Liverpool University

Chester University

Manchester University

University of Salford

Warrington Collegiate

Priestley College

Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts

Professional actor, Craig Whittaker

The Clothes Show

Royal Society of Chemistry

Jaguar Land Rover

Classroom Medics

Sky Television Academy

Manchester City Football Club