School Context for UCAS applicants from Belfast Boys' Model School

In Belfast Boys’ Model School the pupils in Senior School follow a mix of BTEC Level 3 Diplomas, Subsidiary Diploma and GCE A Level qualifications. Pupils studying Sports Studies follow a Cambridge Technical course. Pupils studying Business Studies at Belfast Boys’ Model School study BTEC Extended Certificate in Business Studies. All pupils study for the equivalent of three A Levels and complete 2 Enrichment activities each year.  Pupils also have the opportunity to re-sit GCSE English and/or Maths, if they have not attained it already. Pupils may opt to repeat AS exams, where appropriate and a small number may repeat Year 13, some with new subjects.  A small number of pupils take qualifications within our Area Learning Community and through our consortium with Belfast Model School for Girls. Predicted grades are made based on a marry of external data and internal assessments.