Computer Science A Level at Waingels College
Our Computer Science specification is relevant to the modern and changing world of computing. This specification:
- Puts computational thinking at its core, helping students to develop the skills to solve problems, design systems and understand human and machine intelligence.
- Allows students to apply the academic principles learned in the classroom to real-world systems in an exciting and engaging manner.
- Gives students a clear progression into higher education, as the course was designed after consultation with members of BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT), CAS and top universities.
Standard entry requirements, plus a Grade 6 in Maths GCSE.
Exam (80%): 2x 2 hr 30 mins exams, One Programming Project (20%)
Our students have gone on to study Computer Science at university, as well as a wide variety of other disciplines including Economics, Biology and Geography.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waingels College directly.