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    I was wondering how many hours of teaching students receive per subject a week?

    I have 4 hours per subject and I'm doing 5AS x4 hours and 1AS x2 hours (it's cumpulsory and studied over 2 years), and 8 frees but lunch isn't timetabled (one day I only have 20 min break and lessons all day with no lunch!), also 1 hour of games every fortnight.

    Some of my friends have slightly less hours of teaching, but also less frees when you factor out lunch even though they are doing less subjects than me... whereas one person I know had 5 hours per subject (at grammar) and is doing 4AS.

    Will that be a disadvantage? Since I assume we're learning at a similar pace, we're already 1/3 of the way into our textbooks, and it's a really good comprehensive.
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    5 each for for biology, chemistry and physics.
    0 for general

    Last year it was also 5 hours a week for each of 4 AS subjects.
    I don't think it matters too much, as long as you make sure you actually do whatever you're told to do outside of lessons.
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    4.5 hours for each A2 subject.
    A 30min French conversation lesson.
    3 hours of Spanish (not an A-level course, it's like a GCSE).
    0 for GenStudies.
    Which leaves 11.5 hours free.

    I don't think you'll be at a disadvantage at all.
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    At A2 I had 5 hours for maths, 4 hours for further maths, 5 hours for classical civilisation and 4.5 hours for French. There were 25 1-hour slots a week so I had 6.5 hours free a week.
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    i get 5 hours for each subject (4) + one for crit thinking every week, which leaves four frees... ):
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    (Original post by juliewho)
    i get 5 hours for each subject (4) + one for crit thinking every week, which leaves four frees... ):
    Is that at AS or A2?
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    (Original post by RedCasino)
    Is that at AS or A2?

    AS, its crap, i was expecting lots of nice frees :p:
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    4.5hrs a week for each A2 subject
    1hr General Studies
    1hr careers
    15min tutor
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    5 hours per subject a week, an hour long free on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and a bloody almost-3-hour lunch period every goddamn day (I wish I were joking about that last one...)
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    4.5 hours per subject per week for both AS and A2. Did 5 AS levels so I had three frees over a fortnight, now I have two a day!
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    (Original post by uninspirational)
    5 hours per subject a week, an hour long free on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and a bloody almost-3-hour lunch period every goddamn day (I wish I were joking about that last one...)
    What school is this, and does that mean you finish quite late I assume?

    Though 5 hours per subject, hmm, I have 4 and it's going alright at the pace we're going now, we're grinding through the book pretty well, maybe we have 4 hour per subject because we learn at a fast pace and/or students need a certain grade to continue to A-level, like a C I think it was, and also dropped if you fail your exams. Though I'm sure it won't disadvantage me, as I'm using my free periods to do some work.
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    (Original post by RedCasino)
    What school is this, and does that mean you finish quite late I assume?

    Though 5 hours per subject, hmm, I have 4 and it's going alright at the pace we're going now, we're grinding through the book pretty well, maybe we have 4 hour per subject because we learn at a fast pace and/or students need a certain grade to continue to A-level, like a C I think it was, and also dropped if you fail your exams. Though I'm sure it won't disadvantage me, as I'm using my free periods to do some work.
    My crappy local FE college :o:. I don't mind the 5 hours per week tbh, I feel like we don't do enough per lesson so hopefully (yet doubtfully) the additional hour will compensate somehow... But yeah, I'm pretty much 9-5ing it all week :rolleyes:.
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    We have 9 per fortnight for each subject. Same at AS and A2. Only difference is Critical thinking which is only 4 hours over a fortnight and not offered at A2 at our school.

    We're told to do at least the same amount of hours outside of school for each subject as we do in school.

    This does not happen.
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    Just over 4.5 for every A2 and AS subject. I don't do GS or anything.
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    G&P, Law, AS & A2 History - 4 and a half each.
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    G&P, Law, AS & A2 History - 4 and a half each.
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    I have 4.5 hours per week for each of my 4 A-levels, plus 45 minutes every week for tutorial and an optional Wednesday afternoon filled with enrichment activities (optional for A2 students anyway, it's compulsory for AS students at my college).
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    (Original post by mathew551)
    I have 4.5 hours per week for each of my 4 A-levels, plus 45 minutes every week for tutorial and an optional Wednesday afternoon filled with enrichment activities (optional for A2 students anyway, it's compulsory for AS students at my college).
    what happened to anberlin? you're not cool anymore
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    4 and a half hours per subject
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    We have seven lessons of each AS subject a week and each lesson is 40 minutes. We then have two lessons a week for general studies and two for PE. I have a french conversation lesson and then am left with eight frees (again, 40 minutes each). We are expected to do 5 hours of work for each subject outside of lesson time.
 
 
 
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