North East Futures UTC

Year 11 Course Summary

Year 11 GCSE English Language / English Literature

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Viewpoint Writing Romantic Poetry Revision Programme
Generic conventionsGenre conventionsReview of all texts
StructurePoetic devicesFlashbacks
Rhetorical devicesLit P2 Sect B
Lang P2 Q5Flashbacks
Unseen Poetry Identity Poetry – Power and Conflict
Poetic devicesGenre conventions
Structural devicesPoetic devices
Lit P2 Sect CLit P2 Sect B
A Christmas Carol Paper 2/Revision
19 th Century ContextViewpoints
Plot, characters, theme, structure, languageRhetorical devices
Lang P1 Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4Lang P2 Q1-Q4
Lit P1 Sect BFlashbacks

Year 11 GCSE Biology

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
The human nervous system (complete)Variation and evolutionBiodiversity and ecosystems (complete)
Hormonal coordinationGenetics and evolution
Homeostasis in actionAdaptations, interdependence and competition
ReproductionOrganising ecosystem
Biodiversity and ecosystems

Year 11 GCSE Chemistry

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Rates and equilibrium (complete)Chemical analysisUsing our resources (complete)
Crude oil and fuelsThe Earth’s atmosphere
Oragnic reactionsThe Earth’s resources
PolymersUsing our resources

Year 11 GCSE Physics

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Forces and moments (complete)MotionpropertiesSpace (complete)
MomentumElectromagnetic waves

Year 11 Technical Science (Cambridge National in Health and Social Care)

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
R021 – LO1 – Understand how to support individuals to maintain their rightsR022 – L01 – Understand how to communicate effectivelyComplete outstanding assignments for the three coursework modules
R021 – LO2 – Understand the importance of the values of care and how they are appliedR022 – L02 – Understand the personal qualities that contribute to effective careExam revision for the examined unit
R021 – LO3 –Understand how legislation impacts on care settingsR022 – L03 – Be able to communicate within a health, social care and early years setting.
R021 – LO4 – Understand how personal hygiene, safety and security measures protect individuals.

Year 11 GCSE Mathematics

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Graphs 1Graphs 2Units and proportionality (complete)
Working in 3DPythagoras, trigonometry and vectors
Handling data 2The probability of combined events
Calculations 2Sequences
Units and proportionality

Year 11 GCSE Computer Science

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Coding in VB: Coding in VB: Fundamentals of cyber security:
Preparation for exam board coding assessmentExam board coding assessmentCyber security threats
Social Engineering
Computer Systems: Fundamentals of computer networks: Malicious code
Boolean logicWired and wireless networksDetecting and preventing cyber security threats
Systems architecturesNetwork topologies and transmission
The CPU and Fetch-Execute cycleNetwork security Exam preparation
MemoryProtocols and layers
Secondary storage

Year 11 Technical Computing (Cambridge National in IT)

Autumn TermSpring TermSummer Term
Factors to consider when collecting and processing data and storing data / information: R012 – Theory examination to be undertaken early in termModule R013 exam board assessment completion
Types of threats
Vulnerabilities that can be exploited in a cyber-security attackModule R013 exam board practical assessment task preparation and completion Preparation for resit R012 theory examination for any student required to resit January external assessment
Impact and consequences of cyber-security attacks
Prevention measures
Current IT legislations, its impacts and applications
Importance of validity, reliability and bias when collecting and using data and information
Ro12 exam preparation