KS4

Key Stage 4

All students receive 1 hour of computing lessons every week during which they will follow the BCS ECDL course. They will be able to achieve a GCSE equivalent grade at either level 1 or 2 in Y10.

Students who opt to take Computer Science as a subject will follow the OCR Computing course for a further three hours per week.  This is a full GCSE course with grades from A* to G available.

ECDL (Core Provision)

  • Unit 1 Presentation
  • Unit 2 Word Processing
  • Unit 3 Spreadsheets
  • Unit 4 Improving Productivity

OCR Computing (Option Provision)

  • Unit 01 Computer systems
  • Unit 02 Computational thinking, algorithms and programming
  • Unit 03/04 Programming project