Key Stage 4

For students who study at Manchester Creative Studio in Key Stage 4, qualifications gained include all of the core GCSE qualifications you would find at a traditional school, in addition to specialist GCSEs and industry recognised qualifications in the creative and digital industry


Along side our creative course Pathways we also offer a range of Core Subjects which are: English, Maths, Dual Science, History and Art. Our Core Subjects provide students with the opportunity to study more conventional courses in partnership with their chosen Pathway

In Key Stage 4, students study subjects across all three pathways covering:

Computer Science, Graphic Design, Interactive Media
& also Applied art and design

Important changes to GCSE grading

You may be aware that the Department for Education has recently made changes to GCSE grading.  This has already happened in English & Maths and is now being extended to the rest of the curriculum.  Please see below for the official government guidance around these changes.