Faculties and subjects

Faculties, Subjects and Courses

The school curriculum is divided up into groups known as Faculties.

Our Faculties are responsible for teaching and learning across all the subjects in the curriculum. Some faculties contain just one subject whilst others cover a range of

Curriculum Guides  (Programmes of Study) are available for each subject taught at John Hanson Community School. Clicking on a link will take you to a document outlining what is taught, when, an overview of assessment, some useful resources/links and contact details for relevant members of staff.

Curriculum guides for each subject can be accessed here

Year 7 Curriculum Guide Spring 2017 can be accessed here: year-7-curriculum-information

Please follow the links below to tour the school and see an overview of the range of subjects and courses on offer.

Computing, Media and Business

Creative and Performing Arts




Modern Foreign Language

Physical Education

Personal, Social and Health Education



Year 10/11 Courses Booklet (Options)

Summary of KS4 courses

The current courses booklet can be downloaded here

Year 9 Options Information Booklet 2016

(Please note this document is revised each year as courses are adjusted to meet the needs of our students)