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A Level Computer Science at Meadowhead

Course description

A Level Computer Science

Course content

The Computer Science AS/A2 course (WJEC) will be a follow-on from the GCSE course. The students will develop their programming skills, along with their understanding of Computer Science.

 

Entry requirements

The minimum of 5 9-4 grades including English and  6 in  Maths. Additionally, students would also have an L2M grade in ICT or a Level 5 in GCSE Computer Science (or equivalent).

Assessment

  1. course involves 5 units of work (two in Y12, three in Y13). re is a combination of written exam, programming exam and practical coursework.

The running of the courses will be dependent on the uptake from the students.

 

Future opportunities

The course is an ideal choice for students wishing to progress their studies further in higher education or for students looking for further qualifications to help them gain employment.

Further information

 

Is there anything else I need to know?

Students should have a keen interest in Computer Science and be willing to work on extended projects and coursework.

 

Where can I find out more?

You can find out more by speaking with Mr Kay, Mr Healey, Mrs Ali, Mr Benton, Miss Deal or Mr Green who would be happy to discuss your suitability for the course/course content in more detail.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 18 October 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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