A qualification in Computer Science opens up an incredible world of opportunities: roles within the games design industry, web and animation development, network management or perhaps network security, digital forensics or mobile app development.
The project will be set and marked by your teacher and then externally moderated.
There are two examinations which are both completed at the end of year 13. They carry an equal weighting of 40% each of your overall grade. Both are set and marked by the exam board, the first as an on-screen examination and the second as a paper based exam.
The aim of the BTEC Extended Certificate is to develop skills required for employment and for University. By completing this qualification you are providing yourself with a unique platform that gives you the knowledge and skills to establish your own business or to...read more
Core Maths at Rainhill Sixth Form is a relatively new Level 3 qualification enabling students to develop their mathematics skills and gain UCAS points towards an application to university. The course sits within the A-level programme but is equivalent to an AS level...read more
This is a practical and challenging two year programme of study, equivalent to one A level. This course covers general units such as Database Design alongside specialised aspects of information technology, such as website development. The BTEC Level 3 Information and...read more