Computer Science at Island Innovation VI Form Campus
This course is aimed at students who
are keen on practical computer work
and especially problem solving. You will
gain a wide knowledge of computer
systems and programming skills.
The course covers a wide range of
computing applications, for example:
control systems, artificial intelligence,
networking and many others. There
is also thorough theoretical coverage.
Programming is taught using Visual
BASIC, ASM Assembler and the
declarative language Prolog.
AS units include: Problem solving,
programming, data representation
and practical exercise, computer
components, the stored program
concept and the internet.
A2 units include: Problem solving,
programming, operating systems,
databases and networking, and the
computing practical project.
5 A* - C at GCSE to include;
C grade in English at GCSE.
B grade in Mathematics at GCSE.
Most students carry on to study
computer science at university and it
is possible to follow courses such as
computer science, artificial intelligence,
games design, games programming,
software engineering etc. Other
courses link business management with
computing or IT.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Island Innovation VI Form Campus directly.