GCE AS Level Applied ICT at St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School
The AS units focus on developing your communication and decision making-skills. You will learn about: The Information Age-Unit 1 The Digital Economy-Unit 2 The Knowledge Worker-Unit 3 System Design and Installation-Unit 4 Web Development-Unit 5 Technical Support-Unit 6
Advanced courses usually require a grade C or above in the subjects you wish to study. (Mathematics and Modern Foreign Languages may require a grade B).
The GCE in Applied ICT qualifies for UCAS points. It gives students a wide choice of progression options into further study, training, or relevant employment. Students who successfully complete the qualification will be well equipped to move onto degrees and BTEC High National Diplomas in related subjects such as ICT, Computer Science, Information Systems, Multimedia, Software Engineering, Computer Networking, E-Business and Information Management. Those who opt for work-based training are likely to progress to IT User/Practitioner NVQs or vendor-specific qualifications. Check out the course student guide using the web address below: http://www.edexcel.org.uk/VirtualContent/83984/Applied_ICT_1_student_guide.pdf
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School directly.