Wellington College

Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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Academic Life

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Wellington College Belfast offers a wide range of subjects for all students.

Religious Studies

Religious Studies

The Religious Studies Department wish to promote the College motto UNA DISCAMUS: Let us Learn Together. We want to ensure that all students have the opportunity to maximise their potential in the curriculum area of Religious Studies and as a consequence develop academically, socially, emotionally and morally.

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Sociology

Sociology

The study of Sociology focuses on contemporary society and provides an awareness of the importance of social structure in explaining social issues. Students are encouraged to develop their own sociological awareness through active engagement with the contemporary world. The specification is designed to encourage students to acquire an understanding of social change; understand the research process within Sociology; and to develop a lifelong interest in social issues.

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Media Studies

Media Studies

Media Studies is a popular and successful subject in the College, and is available at GCSE (Single Award and Double Award options) and AS/A2 level. The key skills at all levels include; Knowledge and understanding of the media, Analysis of media products, and Media Production. The department is well equipped, with a modern iMac suite and a range of digital cameras and video cameras to suit both beginners and more advanced users.

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Science (KS3)

Science (KS3)

We aim to engage our students in Science both in and outside the classroom. Through exploring scientific concepts with enquiring minds, the students not only further their knowledge and understanding but get involved in competitions, trips, events and explore opportunities which lead to lifelong learning and open doors to science careers.

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History and Politics

History and Politics

History is taught as part of the curriculum at Wellington College and is studied throughout all of KS3, and offered to students for GCSE and A-Level.

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Music

Music

In the Music Department we provide opportunities for pupils to gain skills, knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

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Academic News

Year 9 Debate

Year 9 Debate

On Wednesday 19th June, all of Year 9 participated in...