Core Pathway - Curriculum Support - GCSE
North star school
Training Provider
North Star School
Provider Contact
Chelsea Mallabone & Emily Bedford
Provider Email
Provider Number
07500347043 / 07810522491
Course Name
KS3 Science
Organisation Website
Course Description

At Key Stage 3 pupils will follow The National Curriculum topics in order to prepare them for studies at Key Stage 4 and for their examinations.

Teachers will ensure through the science curriculum that all pupils develop scientific knowledge and conceptual understanding through the specific disciplines of biology, chemistry and physics. That they develop understanding of the nature, processes and methods of science through different types of science enquiries that help them to answer scientific questions about the world around them and that they are equipped with the scientific knowledge required to understand the uses and implications of science, today and for the future

In line with The National Curriculum at Key Stage 3 pupils will be taught the following content:


  • Structure and function of living organisms
  • Material cycles and energy
  • Interactions and interdependencies
  • Genetics and evolution


  • The particulate nature of matter
  • Atoms, elements and compounds
  • Pure and impure substances
  • Chemical reactions
  • Energetics
  • The Periodic Table
  • Materials
  • Earth and atmosphere


  • Energy
  • Motion and forces
  • Waves
  • Electricity and electromagnetism
  • Matter
  • Space physics

Through the content covered across all three disciplines, pupils will also be taught:

Working Scientifically:

  • Scientific attitudes
  • Experimental skills and investigations
  • Analysis and evaluation
  • Measurement
Course Literature
Monday, Tuesday
Ofsted Registered
Online delivery/AT7 Centre, 12 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GP
How to Apply
Daily Rate of £130 / Half Day Rate £65/ Online Course - Daily Rate of £120 / Half Day Rate £60