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Computer Science AS at King David High School

Course description

Computer science is a practical subject where learners can apply the academic principles learned in the classroom to real world systems. It is an intensely creative subject that combines invention and excitement, that can look at the natural world through a digital prism. Computer science encourages computational thinking, helping learners to develop the skills to solve problems, design systems and understand the power and limits of human and machine intelligence.

Course content

AS level units: Computing principles and algorithms and problem solving.

Entry requirements

A 'B' grade in computing GCSE, A at AQA ICT short course, or Distinction level 2 BTEC in ICT.

Grade B in Mathematics.


2 written examinations in the untis studied.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 14 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year