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Computer Science A Level at Queen Mary's College

Course description

The course teaches the fundamentals of Computational Science using programming as a platform to develop problem-solving skills. Students will learn about the underlying logic within a computer system. Many great challenges lie in the future for Computer Scientists to solve. This course, with its emphasis on abstract thinking, general problem-solving, algorithmic and mathematical reasoning, scientific and engineering-based thinking, is a good foundation for understanding these future challenges. 

Entry requirements

Course Entry requirements differ widely depending on course choices. Please contact the college for more information on 01256 417500


AS Level, 2 exams, one of them with practical programming content done at a PC. A2 Level, 1 written examination paper (60%) and 1 project (40%)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Mary's College directly.

Last updated date: 12 August 2016

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