Students choose three A Levels to study at Derby Grammar School and can also choose the optional EPQ. The range of subjects we offer ensures a wide curriculum to meet individual strengths and aspirations, preparing them for undergraduate study at the best universities.

A Level subjects available are:

  • Ancient History
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Classical Civilisation
  • Computer Science
  • Drama and Theatre
  • Economics
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • French
  • Further Mathematics
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Latin
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Music Technology
  • Philosophy and Ethics (Religious Studies)
  • Politics
  • Physical Education and Sport
  • Physics
  • Product Design
  • Psychology
  • Spanish

We offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) at Sixth Form. This is an independent study based on a topic of your choice and has been praised by universities for guiding students into higher education. Find out more about the EPQ

Need advice?

If you are unsure about which subjects to study at A Level we will happily offer advice based upon your future aspirations or predicted GCSE grades.

Experience Sixth Form

Come along to our Sixth Form open evening or experience day to find out more about studying your A Levels at Derby Grammar School