Key Stage 4 ICT
L2 Cambridge Nationals in ICT (New for year 10 in 2012) Click here for the exam board syllabus. This qualification offers an engaging, practical and inspiringapproach tolearning and assessment. With two compulsory units covering computers systems and business skills this qualification fully implements the wolf review to provide an industry relevant course that suits a broad range of learning styles.
Students will complete the 1st two compulsory units to gain a short course qualification.
This unit gives students a solid base to develop knowledge and understanding of computer systems and the implications of working with data to enable them to use computers effectively and safely. Assessed by an exam. (Compulsory)
Students will refine the existing knowledge of computers to reflect the working practices of the commercial world. This includes using a wide range of software efficiently. (Compulsory)
Students will build a portfolio to be accredited for either 1 or 2 GCSE equivalents.
Create an interactive product
Develop and demonstrate creative flair by combining multimedia components to build a working website.
Dynamic products using sound and vision
Develop expertise in music, video or animation to create a product to convey their message.
Data handling with spreadsheets
Creation , manipulation and presentation of data into meaningful information using advanced spreadsheet features.
Data handling with databases
Understanding how data can support problem-solving using a relational database.
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