Grade 4 or above in GCSE English and Mathematics.
There will be a combination of internally assessed projects and assignments, together with externally assessed examined units. Grades of Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction* are awarded which are equivalent to A levels for the purpose of university entrance.
Demand for ICT personnel is increasing; consequently job opportunities for well-qualified individuals are high. An ever-increasing number of degree related courses and apprenticeships
are now available to extend your understanding and operation of ICT. In many cases IT degree courses are combined
with another subject to take advantage of the specialised industries that exploit the use of ICT.