St Mary's Catholic College, Wallasey

St Mary's Catholic College
Wallasey

Computer Science and ICT

At Key Stage 3 students study a curriculum consisting of both Computer Science and ICT.

Studying computer science gives students a real, in-depth understanding of how computer technology works. An insight into what goes in ‘behind the scenes’, including computer programming, which many pupils find fascinating.

Throughout Key Stage 3 students will have the opportunity to:

Studying ICT gives students a unique opportunity in the curriculum to solve real problems by designing information and communication systems in a wide range of contexts relating to their personal interests. Students will develop skills that can be used across the curriculum including developing imaginative ideas, innovative thinking and independence are developed.

Throughout Key Stage 3 students will have the opportunity to: