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Key Stage 5 - ICT

In a world where information and communication technology (ICT) is constantly changing, individuals increasingly need technological and information literacy skills that include the ability to gather process and manipulate data.

The impact of ICT on society is enormous and as the percentage of businesses and households connected to communication networks such as the internet grows, so does the need for individuals who understand these new technologies.

This syllabus encourages students to become effective and discerning users of ICT. It helps them to develop a broad range of ICT skills, knowledge and understanding. Students gain an understanding of the structure and use of ICT systems within a wide range of organisations, including the use of a variety of computer networks. As a result, students learn about ICT system life cycles, and how these affect workplace. They also gain an understanding of the wider impact of ICT on society in general.

 

Cambridge International AS and A Level Applied Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

 

Learners following this syllabus will develop, and learn to apply, a broad range of ICT skills, while also gaining an understanding of the way ICT is used in the world of work. 

 

The syllabus introduces learners to the structure and use of ICT systems within a wide range of organisations, including the use of a variety of computer networks. As a result, learners understand ICT system life cycles, and how these affect the workplace. They also gain an understanding of the wider impact of ICT on society in general.

 

Cambridge International AS and A Level Information Technology (IT)

 

This syllabus encourages learners to become effective and discerning users of IT. It helps them to develop a broad range of IT skills, knowledge and understanding. Learners study the structure and use of IT systems within a wide range of organisations, including the use of a variety of computer networks. As a result, learners gain an understanding of IT system life cycles, and how these affect the workplace. They also learn about the wider impact of IT on society in general. At A Level, learners also study simple programming for the web relevant to their own use of IT.

 

Information Communication Technology (Applied) Download 2016

Information Technology Download 2016