NORTH EAST WOLVERHAMPTON ACADEMY

Excellence through Endeavour

ICT

Applied A Level ICT

Examining body: OCR

Course content

  • Students will study six units:
  • Unit 1: Internal marking and external moderation (mandatory)
  • Unit 2: External marking (mandatory)
  • Unit 3: Internal marking, external moderations (mandatory)
  • Unit 9: Working to a Brief (mandatory)
  • Unit 10: Numeric Modelling using Spreadsheets (optional)
  • Unit 14: Developing Web Pages (optional)

Entry requirements

Candidates would be expected to have achieved GCSE or equivalent to at least a C grade in ICT.

UCAS points: up to 120

Progresion routes

An A Level in ICT is an excellent qualification to possess. The qualifictaion will support a career in many industries such as Office Administration, ICT Support, Data Analyst, Web Development and Systems Development and Programming, Junior Administrator, Receptionist, ICT Assistant, Office Support, Trainee Merchandiser, Buyer or Stock Controller. Furthermore this qualification can be used to support further education at degree level.

For further information contact

Mr A Akinbobola


OCR Cambridge Technicals IT Level 3 Introductory Diploma

Examining body: OCR

Course content

Students will study six units, two are mandatory units:

  • Unit 1 – Communication and employability skills for IT (mandatory)
  • Unit 2 – Information systems (mandatory)
  • Unit 12 – Website production
  • Unit 14 – Computer animation
  • Unit 27 – Digital graphics
  • Unit 32 – Computer game design

Entry requirements

Candidates would be expected to have achieved GCSE or equivalent to at least a C grade in ICT.

UCAS points: up to 120

Progresion routes

ICT is an integral component of all occupations, while it can lead to a wide range of jobs in its own right such as Web Design, Database Management, Programmer and Data Analyst. It is also a pre-requisite for most occupations. This qualification can also provide the underlying knowledge to study ICT at Degree level.

For further information contact

Mr A Akinbobola