'Students choose this school because they value the opportunities available to them.'

 

Ofsted 2017

Pages in this Section

William Morris Sixth Form

ICT

Send this to a friend

Whether you would like to pick up some extra skills in ICT or want to study the subject in depth we have a range of subjects to suit all your needs.  

ICT is a popular choice amongst our students and we offer courses at GCSE and A Level. We have fully equipped and networked computer rooms with a range of software, fast Internet access and email facilities.  You will develop a wide range of skills which will equip you with the proficiency you need to progress to University and employment.  

We offer a diverse range of Computing and ICT units, including graphics, databases, advanced spreadsheet design, programming languages, project management, website design and PC maintenance and configuration.

The ICT department is staffed by teachers who are young, dynamic and innovative, have in-depth subject knowledge and are committed to ensuring that you achieve the best possible grades.

Course Descriptions:

Level 3

 Level 3 Diploma, Cambridge Technical

 Level 3 Diploma, Introduction to Cambridge Technical

 Level 3 Diploma IT Practitioners

Level 2

 Level 2 Access to Media

 Level 2 Information and Creative Technology

Course

Equivalent to:

 Coursework

Exams 

Entry Requirements 

Suitable for 

Level 3 Cambridge Technical

2 A Levels

 Mixture of coursework and exams.

 3 exams

- 5 GCSEs 4-8
- Merit in Level 2 ICT 

Those who enjoy analysing and researching, and have a strong interest in IT.

Level 3 Diploma: Introduction to Cambridge Technical

1 A Level

 Mixture of coursework and exams.

 3 exams

- 5 GCSEs  4-8
- Merit in Level 2 ICT

Those who have a genuine interest in IT and are able to organise a demanding workload.

A Level: Information and Communication Technology

 1 A Level

 40%

60%

5 GCSEs  A*-C including a B in English and a C
in Maths

Those who enjoy problem solving and challenges. You should have strong numeracy and literacy skills.

 

ICT 12 for 12 Reading List

 ICT Level 3 Reading List