Computer Science AS and A Level at York College
This course is for students interested in practical programming. Students have the opportunity to experience programming in Python on the Raspberry Pi’s, and will also gain an understanding
of all levels of programming languages, computer hardware and software functionality as well as a detailed appreciation of how computer architectures operate.
The course is organised into four units, two units at AS Level and the same two units for the full A Level plus a third unit.
Algorithms and problem solving
A minimum of 2 grade Bs and 4 grade Cs at GCSE including a grade C (grade 4) in English Language and a grade B (grade 5) in Maths.
Computer Science is an extremely useful A Level leading into a wide variety of computer-based disciplines plus technologically rich subjects such as engineering or science. It combines well with maths and sciences.
This course combines well with most other A Levels.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact York College directly.