A minimum of five GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English and Maths.
An IT qualification can lead to possible careers such as:
Game programmers, animators, level designers/developers, Project Managers and website designers.
Unit 01 – Communication and Employability skills for IT
Unit 02 – Computer Systems
Unit 40 – Computer Game Design
Unit 17 – Project Planning with IT
Unit 20 – Client-side Customisation of Web Pages
Unit 22 – Developing Computer Games
There are 2 mandatory units:
Communication and Employability skills for IT
There are 4 optional units taken over 2 years:
Computer Game Design
Project planning with IT
Client-side customisation of web pages
Developing computer games