Curriculum

Students attending UTC Sheffield campuses will study a combination of GCSEs and A Levels alongside a technical qualification in their chosen specialisms.

At UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park the specialisms offered are:

  • Computing
  • Health Sciences
  • Sport Science

Year 9 and Key Stage 4

In Year 9, our students complete Key Stage 3 whilst also focusing on early skills development within specialisms.

At Key Stage 4 our students study a combination of core GCSE subjects alongside optional GCSE and technical qualifications for specialist pathways in Computing, Health Sciences and Social Care and Sport Science.

If you require further detail or advice on the curriculum please read the prospectus or contact adminolp@utcsheffield.org.uk 

Key Stage 5

At Key Stage 5, students study a Level 3 technical qualification alongside one, two or three A Levels, depending on a student’s ambitions. The offer is flexible to enable successful progression onto top quality university courses, advanced or higher apprenticeships, or directly into employment.

A Level Options to complement your specialism include:

  • Fine Art
  • English Language
  • Photography
  • Maths
  • Further Maths (if you are taking Maths)
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Product Design
  • Level 3 Core Maths
  • Level 3 Extended Project

We may also offer a Level 2 bridging the gap year at Post-16, which provides a step up to Level 3 qualifications. For advice please attend one of our open evenings.

There are opportunities for students to choose A Levels available at both campuses.

If you require further detail or advice on the curriculum please read the prospectus or contact adminolp@utcsheffield.org.uk 

Entry Requirements

Students wishing to apply for a Year 12 place at UTC Sheffield must meet the following entry requirements:

  • 5 GCSE passes at grade 4 or above or A*-C or equivalent, including Maths and English (those applying for Engineering will also need a minimum of a 4+ in Science)
  • Grade 6 at GCSE for A Level subjects
  • Level 2 options are also available at both UTCs; students wishing to apply for this option will need 4 GCSE passes at Grade 3 or equivalent, including English and Maths.

If you require further detail or advice on the curriculum please read the prospectus or contact adminolp@utcsheffield.org.uk