Students learn about different kinds of information and how each type is used both in school and outside of school. Computing and ICT is taught throughout a series of learning themes, which include:
Each of these themes helps students to develop their knowledge and understanding through the application of skills and techniques.
During the Key Stage, students work to achieve the WJEC Pathways qualification for IT users. To do this, they practise skills in the use of a range of applications and programs.
Throughout the course of the year students have learnt about a variety of skills including:
Students are working towards their OCR Entry Level 3 Award, covering a variety of topics, such as displaying information using ICT, using ICT to find out information and communicating using ICT.