What will I be studying?
ICT in the Digital World - the practical use of ICT, developments in technology and the use of ICT in organisations all helping to prepare you for the future.
What does this subject involve?
At AS you will apply ICT to solve problems as well as looking at the opportunities for and the effects of using ICT in the world today.
At A2 you will study the concepts associated with the use of ICT in the 21 st century.
What skills or qualities will I need?
The ability to work cooperatively
An awareness of and interest in developments in technology
An enjoyment of practical work
Problem solving skills
It is beneficial but not essential to have studied ICT at GCSE.
This course is designed specifically to help students who wish to go on to higher education courses or employment where understanding how ICT can be used in society and business, and the implications of its use will be a valuable asset.