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Last updated on 11 January 2018
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School types: All · School phases: Secondary

How much time should we spend teaching each curriculum subject? There are no requirements for schools to teach a minimum number of hours per week or per subject in Key Stages 3 and 4. We look at timetables from secondary schools showing how much time is spent on each subject.

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  1. Subject teaching time is at the school's discretion
  2. Suggested time allocation per subject 
  3. KS3 examples
  4. KS4 examples

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