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Computing at Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School

Course description

AS Modules Unit F451 - Computer Fundamentals Covers the following - Components of a Computer System - Software - Data: Its Representation, Structure and Management in Information Systems - Hardware - Data Transmission - Implicatio

Entry requirements

Six A*-C at GCSEs including at least grade C in English Language and grade B in Mathematics. Prospective students should display an interest in hardware, networking and computer programming. Students interested in this course should demonstrate a committe

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Computing, which could lead onto higher education in areas of Computing and Information Technology or more general higher education courses as the course offers skills that are useful in lots of subjects. With further training you could go into a job directly related to Computing such as a Computer Programmer, ICT Technician or Website Developer. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge for entering today's workforce across many industries who depend on computers and technology more generally.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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