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Computer Science A-Level at Wymondham High School

Course description

THE OVERALL AIM OF THE Computer Science course is to encourage candidates to develop an understanding of the principles of problem solving using computers in order to apply this understanding to develop computer-based solutions to problems. Candidates develop an understanding of systems analysis and design, development methods, testing, implementation and documentation.

Entry requirements

No requirement to have studied Computer Science or ICT at GCSE but because computing requires the ability to think logically we require a minimum of a grade B in mathematics at GCSE.

Future opportunities

In today’s workplace, those with knowledge and skills in computing have the opportunity to pursue new and exciting careers and to be instrumental in the conception of computer systems that increasingly shape work and leisure activities. These include careers such as 3D animator, games developer, graphic designer, network administrator, programmer, software developer, system analyst and web designer.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wymondham High School directly.

Last updated date: 24 June 2015

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