Most students will be entered for the Entry Level Functional Skills qualification in ICT, which is a coursework based assessment task that is tackled over a number of lessons within other subjects. Students are entered at the level appropriate to their ability. The assessment focuses on the use of ICT in their day to day lives including research and creating basic documents using wordprocessing and presentation software.
Students will also have the opportunity to study level 1 or 2 Cambridge National sources in Creative iMedia. Creative iMedia is a qualification that has a compulsory examination based unit in pre production skills for design based digital projects. There is a subsequent unit on computer graphics where students on designing and making different digital images.
The Head of Department for ICT is Mathew Seigal