Qualification: AS/A Level OCR H047/H447
Duration: 1 / 2 years
Choose Computing if you want an IT course that includes programming. The course emphasises the theory behind computer applications, high level languages, low level languages, programming, relational databases, networking and systems analysis. It gives an insight into the inner workings of the computer and game development.
Entry requirements2B and 3C at GCSE for four Subjects, 5C at GCSE for three Subjects (Maths and English GCSE C)
A-Level courses are divided into two parts. In the first year you will study two units of a subject leading to an AS (Advanced Subsidiary) qualification. In the second year, you can take a further two units at A2 in the same subject to gain a full A Level. (In some subjects, the courses are divided into 3 rather than 2 units at AS and A2.)