Combinations that are impossible for timetabling reasons

  • Italian and Portuguese
  • Italian and Mandarin Chinese
  • Portuguese and Mandarin Chinese
  • Advanced Russian and Spanish (advanced or beginner)
  • English Language and German (advanced or beginner)
  • History of Art and German (advanced or beginner)
  • Beginners' French and Geography/ History/ Mathematics/ English
  • Beginners' German and Music

Languages and Cultures Pathway: If you choose to study three languages, you are normally expected to have followed two of them to A Level standard.

Business Studies Pathway (UCAS code R9N1): Russian is not available on this pathway. 

French is available from post-GCSE and post A Level (or equivelent). 

English Language is only available from post A Level (or equivalent).

The English Language variant is not English as a second language but consists of Advanced linguistics which requires native standard English Language competence as well as a good pass in English Language A Level or equivalent.