ICT

ICT
OCR H117 and H517     

THE AS and A2 LEVEL PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

AS LEVEL

Information, Systems and Applications

  • Information systems
  • Software and hardware
  • Standard application
  • Spreadsheet concepts
  • Database concepts
  • Applications software
  • The role and impact of ICT

Structured ICT Tasks

  • Controlled assessment (without time constraint) covering a database task, spreadsheet task and either a presentation or web design task.

A2 LEVEL

Systems, Applications and Implications

  • Systems life cycle
  • Computer based information system
  • Networks
  • Applications of IT
  • Implementing systems
  • Implications of IT use

ICT Project

  • A large project investigated, planned and delivered by each student individually. This is typically a database project. Each student identifies an end user and produces the solution for that user using the skills gained over the two year course.