ICT A level at St Robert of Newminster Roman Catholic School
If you have a desire to work in the ICT field then this may be the course for you. The course provides a vocational perspective to ICT and employs an investigative and problem solving approach to the study of ICT. It provides learners with a progression route to higher education and further training for employment.
Unit 1 Using ICT to Communicate (coursework)
Unit 2 How Organisations use ICT (examined)
Unit 3 ICT Solutions for individuals and society (coursework)
Unit 8 Work to a Brief (coursework)
Unit 11 Publising (coursework)
Unit 13 Developing and creating websites (coursework)
5 A* - C
Linear examination and production of coursework.
How will be taught?
The course allows many opportunities for practical work and for individual investigations.
What skills will I develop?
Students develop a wide range of skills required in ICT and apply these within work-related contexts. These include building an understanding of the main principles of solving problems using ICT and developing project management skills and understanding the need to work with others. You will learn to apply their knowledge and understanding of ICT and use skills (e.g. planning, research, evaluation, problem solving) in vocational contexts.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Robert of Newminster Roman Catholic School directly.