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Information Communication Technology A2 level at Clapton Girls' Academy

Course description

This course encourages students to become discerning users of ICT. It allows them to develop a broad range of ICT skills, knowledge and understanding which can be applied in a world which now requires technological and information literacy skills.

Course content

There are two units studied at A-level: Unit G063 - covering communications between computers and interactions between humans and computers and Unit G064 which allows students to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills of ICT. Students choose a well-defined client-driven problem that enables them to demonstrate their skills to analyse a problem, design a solution, develop the software solution, test the solution against specific requirements, document the solution and evaluate it.

Entry requirements

At least grade C in GCSE ICT and GCSE English.

Future opportunities

The A-level is an ideal qualification for those students who want to develop a broad range of ICT skills, knowledge and understanding. Progression through A-level will provide a suitable basis for further study in related subjects in higher education as well as valuable preparation for careers in any area of ICT.

Technology is fast-moving. The opportunities for career advancement, self-development and financial reward is excellent.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Clapton Girls' Academy directly.

Last updated date: 07 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years