Information & Communications Technology (ICT)

Overview

In Year 11, pupils will continue with their studies in computing.

For more information regarding the curriculum, please contact Mr Bell.

Curriculum

During the school year, the following curriculum activities will take place.

Y11 – OCR GCSE Computing

A451 – Computer Systems and Programming, exam assessment worth 40% of a student’s final grade.

Autumn
(Term 1 & 2)
Spring
(Term 3 & 4)
Summer
(Term 5 & 6)
Topic 1: Computer Systems
Topic 2: Hardware
Topic 3: Software
Topic 4: Data Representation
Topic 5: Databases
Topic 6: Networks

A452 – Practical Investigation. This is a controlled assessment where students have to carry out an investigative task set by the exam board. The unit is worth 30% of a student’s final grade and takes place during terms 1 and 2.

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About Frederick Gent School

Postal Address:
Frederick Gent School
Mansfield Road
South Normanton
Derbyshire
DE55 2ER

Telephone: 01773 811737