Computer Science A-level (OCR) at Invictus Sixth Form
This course follows on perfectly from GCSE Computing. In fact it has been developed by the same people.
• Components of a computer and their uses
• Software and software development
• Exchanging data
• Data types, data structures and algorithms
• Legal, moral, cultural and ethical issues
• Computational thinking
• Problem solving and programming
• Analysis of the problem
• Design of the solution
• Developing the solution
For Level 3 courses it is expected that students will have 5 GCSE Grades A* to C including Computing
80% Exam & 20% Coursework (programming project)
This qualification is suitable for learners intending to pursue any career in which an understanding of technology is needed. It will provide learners with a range of transferable skills which will facilitate personal growth and foster cross curriculum links in areas such as maths, science and design and technology. Computer Science is a very creative subject and skills such as problem solving and analytical thinking will all be refined and explored as learners progress through the learning and assessment programme.
Contact Ellowes: Miss O Stanley ostanley@ellowes.Dudley.sch.uk
How to apply
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