A Level Computer Science

Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code M27
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


A Level Computer Science


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.  


How will it be delivered?

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.  

Entry requirements

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).

Your next steps...

The course is an ideal choice for students wishing to progress their studies further in higher education or for students looking for further qualifications to help them gain employment.