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Computer Science AS/A Level at Djanogly City Academy

Course description

Computer Science is a practical subject where you can apply the academic principles learned in the classroom to real-world systems. It is an intensely creative subject that combines invention and excitement. It also helps you to develop skills to solve problems, design systems and understand the power and limits of human and machine intelligence. 

Entry requirements

Grade 4 in GCSE English and GCSE Maths.

Assessment

A Level

Computer Systems: Written paper — 40%

Algorithms and Programming: Written paper — 40%

Programming Project: Non-exam assessment — 20%

AS Level

Computing Principles: Written paper — 50%

Algorithms and Problem-Solving: Written paper — 50%

Future opportunities

You could progress to a related higher education course in Computer Science. The qualification is well thought of by employers for students wanting to go straight into employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Djanogly City Academy directly.

Last updated date: 06 December 2016
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    • Nottingham City Transport Yellow Line buses (numbers 69, 70, 71 and 72) leave Trinity Square every 5 minutes and stop right outside the Academy on Sherwood Rise.