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Curriculum Subjects

At The Victory Academy, we teach the following subjects:

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Why is it important to study Psychology? Psychology studies allow us to acquire a variety of different skills ranging from the behaviour observed to the physiology of the brain. The aim is to understand how the human mind works and how it allows the implementation of different behaviours in different situations. Overall, psychologists assess, diagnose, and treat the…

In the Art department at The Victory Academy, we aim for our students to become confident, independent, aspirational and creative thinkers. We aim to develop students’ awareness of their own strengths, imagination and practical skills, through a balanced programme of study. Students’ acquire effective habits, take pride in their learning and develop a culture of respect for all. Our focus is to expand student’s cultural capital, through the investigation of different materials, exploration of artists from different backgrounds and to experience the visual Arts world around them. We wish to equip our…

  The Business department at the Victory academy aims to develop students’ understanding of how the local / national / global economy works through analysing economic issues, problems and institutions that affect everyday life. The aim of the Business studies curriculum is to equip students with the…

Criminology is offered at the Victory Academy at Level 3 and is part of our broad KS5 curriculum.   Our intent is also to explore and engage with different areas within criminology, that takes the students beyond their existing knowledge of what is a…

“Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you look deeper, it’s really how it works.” Steve Jobs Why does our curriculum look like this? Design and Technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. Design and Technology encourages students to learn to think creatively to…

In English our aim is to deliver knowledge rich lessons, and events, on high quality, heritage texts that continue to influence British culture and cultures around the world. provide reading for pleasure opportunities that engage our students, develop the habit of reading, and enable them to understand diverse voices, ideas and perspectives as well as their own. nurture creative, critical and accurate writers through our inspirational, robust writing curriculum and extra-curricular clubs. create considerate, word-precise, skillful speakers in a variety of formal and informal situations. develop intelligent, articulate, word-rich readers, writers and…

Our intent in Geography is to inspire in students a fascination and curiosity about the rapidly changing world around them and its people. The broad and ambitious curriculum that we offer for all pupils prioritises engagement, challenge and enrichment. All students will be prepared…

Health and social care is the study of human growth and development and providing care to individuals to meet their needs. The health and social care sector comprises of two sub-sectors; health care and social care. Within our ever-growing society the demands on both of these continue to increase and adapt and as a result it is…

The History curriculum at The Victory Academy aims to provide our young people with powerful knowledge that they can utilise in their future study of History as well as other subjects. The curriculum will provide students with an opportunity to engage with past societies both within…

The intent of ICT & Computer Science is to provide a skills-based curriculum that will equip our students with skills to us IT in the real world, to develop computational thinking and to develop their creativity. We have designed our key stage 3 curriculum to provide students with challenges and new experience in computing, digital literacy and digital media, regardless of their prior knowledge of using computers. We…