The Computer Science AS/A2 course (AQA) will be a follow-on from the GCSE course. The students will develop their programming skills, along with their understanding of Computer Science.
Students should have a keen interest in Computer Science and be willing to work on extended projects and coursework.
The course involves 5 units of work (two in Y12, three in Y13). There is a combination of written exam, programming exam and practical coursework. The running of the courses will be dependent on the uptake from the students.
The minimum of 5, 9-4 grades including English and 6 in Maths. Additionally, students would also have an L2M grade in ICT or a Level 5 in GCSE Computer Science (or equivalent).