Computer Science is a practical subject where students can apply the academic principles learned in the classroom to real-world systems. It is an intensely creative subject that combines invention and excitement, by looking at the natural world through a digital prism.
At a glance: Computer Science A Level
Specific Entry Requirements: Grade 6 in Computer Science or Mathematics
Teacher to contact: Mr Dan Pipe
Is this the course for you? Are you interested in: Computer programming? How the internet works? Solving problems? Whether or not a problem can be solved? Intellectual challenge?
Progression: This course gives you a fantastic grounding to move into the world of Computer Science. It will give you the transferable skills you need to access a broad range of careers.
Teaching Methods: Teaching will be delivered through a structured program of lessons including theory and course work (group work, independent learning, practical sessions and interest research).
Exam Board: AQA