This course is offered as part of the Calderdale 6 collaboration, with this course being offered by The Crossley Heath School.
Computer Science develops your ability to solve problems and to think logically. We follow the OCR specification (Course Code: H046 & H446). The course has two elements in year 12:
During Year 13, the course will look further into computing theory. In Year 13, you have the chance to work on a project of your choice. Previous examples include designing computer games, content management systems or booking systems.
Lessons are classroom based, with time equally split between theory and practical lessons.
In Year 13, there are two examinations (40% each) and the programming project (20%) to complete.
Further career possibilities would incude any IT related job, such as a developer, database administrator, games designer, web designer or system administrator.
A grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics or a grade 6 in GCSE Computer Science.
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