GCSE Computer Science
General Certificate of Secondary Education in Computer Science
Available for students specialising in ICT and Computer Science.
1 x GCSE
75% externally assessed examination
25% internal controlled assessment (externally moderated)
This qualification forms part of the entry requirements for progression to further education or employment in a number of different areas related to science, engineering and indeed further study of computer science.
Appropriate as part of a broad and balanced curriculum for access to further studies and/or training, with a key focus on problem solving, computer systems, programming, data representation, networking, cloud computing and the internet and finally the laws relating to the use of computer systems.
- Year 10 Induction Day
Our new Year 10's were fantastic. Well done! (07/07/2016)
- NUAST presents our new qualified TOSHIBA technicians!
Two days of intense training saw the first of many potential TOSHIBA technicians at the Academy! (04/03/2015)
- Holme Pierrepont Trip (Year 12)
A great day of team building, problem solving and excitement for our Year 12 cohort! (04/03/2015)
- The Raspberry Pi Unicorn Hat has arrived!
Light show time! (25/02/2015)