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CATS offer a huge range of subjects across different courses, at our three UK centres, with starting dates in September and in January.

Optional Compulsory

Cambridge Subject Options

GCSE students take the compulsory subjects and one subject from each block.
Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.

A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F BLOCK G

Biology
Chemistry
Economics
French
Geography
History
Physics
Psychology
Sociology

Biology
Chemistry
Economics
Photography
Physics
Psychology
Business
Chemistry
Economics
Art
History
Physics
Sociology
Business
Fast Track Mathematics*
Maths
Accounting
Fast Track Mathematics*
Maths
Accounting
Fast Track Mathematics*
Maths
Chinese
(Mandarin/ Cantonese)
Russian

*A-Level Maths is taught in year 1; students may then progress to A-Level Further Maths in year 2. This provides additional flexibility in course choices.

 UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION PROGRAMME 
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F
Accounting
Business
Chemistry
Maths
Accounting
Business
Physics
Economics
Maths
Chemistry
Visual Arts
Biology
Economics
Business
Economics
Engineering
Sociology
GCSE
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
French
History
Photography
Geography
Visual Arts
Business
English | Maths | Science (Compulsory)
PRE-PROGRAMME

Business | English | French | Geography | Humanities | History | Maths | Photography | Science | Visual Arts

All subjects compulsory

Canterbury Subject Options

GCSE students take the compulsory subjects and one subject from each block.
Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.
International Baccalaureate students choose a subject from each block - 6 in total.

INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F
English
Language: Self taught
English
French Ab In*
Spanish Ab In*
(*for beginners)
Biology
Physical Education
Physics
Maths AA
Maths AI
Economics
Global Politics
Psychology
Chemistry
History
Visual Arts
UFP
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E
Business
Chemistry
International Relations
Psychology
Business
Economics
Maths
Physics
Business
Chemistry
Geography
Maths
Economics
Maths
Psychology
Physics
Sociology
Visual Arts
Biology
Business
Computing
History
Maths
Sociology
A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E
History
Maths
Psychology
Sociology
Business
Chemistry
History
Maths
Psychology
Biology
Economics
Maths
Physics
Sociology
Business
Biology
Further Maths
Physics
Art
Chemistry
Economics
Maths
GCSE
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
Art
Chemistry
Geography
Physical Education
(Duke of Edinburgh)
History
Physics
Spanish
Biology
Business
Extended Project Qualification
English | Maths | Science (Compulsory)
PRE-PROGRAMME

Art | Biology | Business | Chemistry | Computing | English | History | Maths | Physical Education (Duke of Edinburgh) | Physics

All subjects compulsory

London Subject Options

Fast-Track GCSE and Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.

UFP
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F
Economics
Maths
Psychology
Biology
Maths
Financial Trading
Chemistry
Economics
English Literature
Business
Economics
Maths
Visual Arts
Financial Trading
History
Business
Physics
Sociology
A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F
Art
Chemistry
Economics
Maths
Psychology
Business
Further Maths
History
Maths
Biology
Economics
English Literature
Maths
Physics
Sociology
Business
French
Physics
PRE-PROGRAMME

Art | English | Business | Humanities | Physical Education | Science

All subjects compulsory

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Cambridge Subject Options

GCSE students take the compulsory subjects and one subject from each block.
Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.

A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F BLOCK G
Physics
Business
Economics
Biology
Sociology
Accounting
Economics
Chemistry
Business
Maths Maths Maths Chinese
(Mandarin/ Cantonese)
Russian
 UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION PROGRAMME 
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E BLOCK F
Accounting
Biology
Sociology
Business Maths Chemistry Physics Economics
GCSE
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
French
History
Photography
Geography
Visual Arts
Business
English | Maths | Science (Compulsory)
PRE-PROGRAMME

Business | English | French | Geography | Humanities | History | Maths | Photography | Science | Visual Arts

All subjects compulsory

Canterbury Subject Options

GCSE students take the compulsory subjects and one subject from each block.
Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.
International Baccalaureate students choose a subject from each block - 6 in total.

UFP
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E
Sociology Maths Business
Physics
Chemistry
Economics
Biology
A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C BLOCK D BLOCK E
Maths Biology
Business
Chemistry Physics Sociology
Economics
GCSE
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
Art
Chemistry
Geography
Physical Education
(Duke of Edinburgh)
History
Physics
Spanish
Biology
Business
Extended Project Qualification
English | Maths | Science (Compulsory)
PRE-PROGRAMME

Art | Biology | Business | Chemistry | Computing | English | History | Maths | Physical Education (Duke of Edinburgh) | Physics

All subjects compulsory

London Subject Options

Fast-Track GCSE and Pre-Programme subjects are all compulsory.
A Level and UFP students should select one subject from each block - up to a maximum of 3 subjects. Non-native speakers will also study English as a Second Language.

UFP
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
Maths
Economics
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Maths
Business
Psychology
Physics
A LEVEL
BLOCK A BLOCK B BLOCK C
Biology
Economics
Maths
Business
Chemistry
Maths
Business
Psychology
Physics
PRE-PROGRAMME

Art | English | Business | Humanities | Physical Education | Science

All subjects compulsory

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