successful completion of AS levels students can, with a further
year of study, convert their existing qualifications to full A
levels. Typically a student who took 4 AS levels might be expected
to complete 3 subjects at A2 level. (Universities would usually
expect to see at least 2 subjects studied to A2 level).
subject areas available for students to choose from are the same
as for AS level. However, subjects are offered dependent on there
being sufficient demand from students.
are assessed through modular examinations and coursework where
should normally have successfully completed an AS level programme