A Level Computing

Course Information

Already know how to use spreadsheet and word processing software? Would you like to learn more about the science behind computers and how they work? Would you like to write your own applications? Would you like to think more logically, critically, and independently?

Studying Computing allows you to understand the function of each component inside a computer and how they communicate in binary and hexadecimal.

You’ll investigate computer networks and understand how data is transferred between devices.

And you’ll learn much more besides.

 

Course Content

Modules Include:

  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Fundamentals of Computer Systems
  • Consequences of Uses of Computing
  • Fundamentals of Communication and Networking

 

Entry Requirements

ALL TRINITY SIXTH FORMERS NEED

5 GCSES GRADES 4-9

GRADE 5/6 MINIMUM FOR A LEVELS

GRADE 4/5 MINIMUM FOR BTEC

FOR COMPUTING

IN ADDITION, YOU ALSO NEED AT LEAST A GRADE 5 IN EITHER MATHS OR PHYSICS

 

Future Careers

Games Developer, Web Designer, Systems Analyst, Technical Support, Computer Forensics.

What’s happening at Trinity High.

Read the latest news from our school.

Jun 24, 2022

The Wonderful World of Dissocia

Last Wednesday, our A Level Drama students put on an incredibly challenging play, ‘The Wonderful World of Dissocia’. Our talented Year 12 students depicted the play written by Anthony Neilson […]

Jun 24, 2022

Sports Day

Mr Bryan tells us all about our fantastic sports day that took place last Friday: “It was a great day for all the Trinity students and staff in glorious sunshine […]

Jun 24, 2022

Diocesan Year 6 Leavers’ Service

From our Chaplain, Dr Revd Birkinshaw: “Two of our students were privileged to speak in front of hundreds of Year 6 students last week at the Diocesan Year 6 Leavers’ […]

Jun 24, 2022

INSET Day

Please remember that we have an INSET day on Monday, 27th June, 2022.  No students are in school that day.  Our staff are involved in planning for the next academic […]