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IB IT in a Global Society at The Leigh UTC

Course description

Students study 2 IB diplomas alongside their specialism of either Engineering or Computer Science.  They additionally study a Reflective Project and the IB Core.

Whilst studying IT in a Global Society

Students develop:

  • how to evaluate social and ethical considerations arising from the widespread use of IT by individuals, families, communities, organisations and societies at the local and global level

  • a deep appreciation of the skills, knowledge and understanding of computing methods

  • competence and confidence in a variety of practical and problem-solving skills

  • their interest in and enthusiasm for the subject, including developing an interest in further study and careers associated with the subject

  • develop your understanding of the capabilities of current and emerging IT systems and to evaluate their impact on a range of stakeholders

Entry requirements

Professional Pathway 5 GCSE's grades 9-5 including English and Maths

Assessment

2 externally assessed exams and an internally assessed written report

Financial information

Bursaries are available for students who meet the criteria

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 09 April 2019
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