Computing

What will I be studying?

  • E-Safety
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Using the Internet
  • Creating Effective PowerPoints
  • Using Spread sheets and Modelling
  • Handling Data
  • Computer Control
  • Data Logging
  • Creating Multimedia Websites
  • Searching the Internet and Collecting Information
  • Creating Interactive Quiz
  • Podcasting
  • Collaborated ICT and Business Project which involves DTP, Spread sheets, Databases and PowerPoint
  • ICT in Society
  • Using Movie Maker
  • Using Macromedia Flash to create animations

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed using a range of assessments which include:

  • Skills Test
  • Self-Evaluation
  • Peer Assessment
  • End of Term Tests
  • At the end of every unit studied, teachers will assess pupils work and will award them with a level

How are teaching Groups organised?

Pupils are set in mixed ability groups

Provision for Gifted and Talented students

  • Differentiation in Lessons
  • Differentiated Lesson Outcomes
  • Extension Tasks
  • Computer Clubs

What extra and curricular opportunities are available to extend learning?

Computer Club at Lunch Times over the week

Useful resources and websites to support learning

  • www.teach-ict.com
  • www.thsvle.co.uk