GCSE Computing

The GCSE Computing course is a new exciting course first started in September 2012. The course is made up of three units.

Unit 1 – Computer systems and programming (40%, 1hr 30min exam)

  • Fundamentals of computer systems
  • Computing hardware
  • Software
  • Representation of data in computer systems
  • Databases
  • Computer communications and networking
  • Programming

Unit 2 – Practical Investigation (30%, Controlled assessment)