Head of Department: Mr L Willis
Teaching Staff: Mr M Ashton, Mr S Kearney, Mrs H Tivnen, Miss N Zalas
Network Manager: Mrs B Burns
ICT Technicians: Mr G Barton, Mr C Hockey
Students complete a project once each half term which is assessed by their teacher. The projects are divided into units which are shown below for each year group:
Tier 1 & 2 students: OCR Entry Level Computing Qualification
Computing Systems and Programming: The topics of Hardware, Software and Logic are taught to the students with the assessment being across the three short written tests.
Programming Project: students will plan, design, code and test a programming language.
Practical Investigation: students will research into an area of computing and present their findings in the form of a report or presentation.
Tier 3 & 4 students: VCert Level 2 - Computer Technology
Digital Literacy: students will learn about how digital technology is used in society, how it has changed society, how they can minimise their risk online and protect their data.
Digital Technology: students will learn a wide range about how the technology they use in their everyday lives works.