Computer Science

GCSE (OCR) – Computer Science

This subject requires excellent logical skills and is only suitable for students in the top 2 Maths sets or from IT teacher recommendation.

Students will acquire and apply a knowledge, some technical skills and an understanding of the use of algorithms in computer programs to solve problems using programming. They will also develop computer programs to solve problems.

  • Understanding of current and emerging technologies.
  • Acquire and apply a knowledge, some technical skills and an understanding of the use of algorithms in computer programs to solve problems using programming.
  • Develop computer programs to solve problems.
  • Develop the skills to work collaboratively.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of computer programs/solutions and the impact of, and issues related to, the use of computer technology in society.

 

Edexcel – Certificate in Digital Applications (Level 2)

Students will acquire digital design skills and enable students to use digital tools.  This course equips students with knowledge, understanding and skills they need to design and make effective digital products for others to use.