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School Exam Results 2001
Foundation GNVQs subject by subject

The table below shows the percentage of candidates getting the various grades in each General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ) subject at Foundation level.

GNVQs are graded from Distinction through Merit down to Pass.

A Foundation GNVQ is broadly equivalent to four GCSEs at grades D-G.

 
Subject Gender Entries % of Total Distinction Merit Pass
Art and Design Male 253 5.6 3.2 17.7 45.9
  Female 151 4.3 3.3 23.2 44.4
  Both 404 5.0 3.2 19.8 45.3
             
Business Male 1114 24.8 1.4 15.5 43.4
  Female 623 17.6 2.4 18.6 39.7
  Both 1737 21.6 1.8 16.6 42.0
          0.0 0.0
Construction and the Built Environment Male 406 9.0 0.7 13.3 33.8
  Female 7 0.2 14.3 0.0 42.8
  Both 413 5.1 1.0 13.0 33.9
             
Engineering Male 340 7.6 0.0 9.7 38.8
  Female 8 0.2 0.0 12.5 12.5
  Both 348 4.3 0.0 9.8 38.2
        Distinction Merit Pass
Health and Social Care Male 186 4.1 1.6 18.3 46.8
  Female 1724 48.7 1.5 21.8 49.5
  Both 1910 23.8 1.5 21.5 49.2
             
Hospitality and Catering Male 61 1.4 3.3 6.5 72.2
  Female 23 0.6 4.3 13.1 78.3
  Both 84 1.0 3.6 8.3 73.8
             
Information Technology Male 1455 32.4 1.3 15.1 39.3
  Female 343 9.7 1.5 14.5 42.6
  Both 1798 22.4 1.3 15.1 39.9
             
Land and Environment Male 27 0.6 3.7 33.3 33.4
  Female 14 0.4 21.4 42.9 7.1
  Both 41 0.5 9.8 36.5 24.4
        Distinction Merit Pass
Leisure and Tourism Male 520 11.6 1.5 20.0 49.8
  Female 568 16.0 2.6 24.7 43.7
  Both 1088 13.5 2.1 22.4 46.6
             
Manufacturing Male 27 0.6 0.0 3.7 66.7
  Female 5 0.1 0.0 0.0 60.0
  Both 32 0.4 0.0 3.1 65.7
             
Performing Arts and Entertainment Industries Male 25 0.6 0.0 16.0 32.0
  Female 29 0.8 0.0 41.4 37.9
  Both 54 0.7 0.0 29.6 35.2
             
Retail & Distributive Services Male 28 0.6 3.6 21.4 53.6
  Female 7 0.2 0.0 28.6 71.4
  Both 35 0.4 2.9 22.8 57.2
        Distinction Merit Pass
Science Male 55 1.2 0.0 12.7 34.6
  Female 40 1.1 0.0 22.5 57.5
  Both 95 1.2 0.0 16.8 44.3
             
All Subjects Male 4497 100.0 1.4 15.4 42.2
  Female 3542 100.0 2.0 21.2 45.9
  Both 8039 100.0 1.6 18.0 43.9