Course Level: A Level

Exam Board: OCR

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Entry requirements:  5 GCSE's grade 6 or above including 7 in GCSE Computer Science (or Equivalent) & 6 in Maths

Course Description

A Level Computer Science helps students understand the core academic principles of computer science. Classroom learning is transferred into creating real-world systems through the creation of an independent programming project. A Level will develop the student’s technical understanding and their ability to analyse and solve problems using computational thinking.

Course Profile

Career Pathways

University: Computer science, Software development, Business Information Systems

Job Opportunities

IT support assistant, IT apprentice, junior applications developer, junior web developer, game developer, full stack developer, dev ops developer

Further Reading

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