ICT

KS3 Curriculum

Key Themes/Topics Year 7:

·         Esafety

·         Scratch

·         Binary

·         Digital Imaging

·         Microbits

·         Code.org

Assessments

Due to the nature of the course ICT/Computing has both practical and written assessments in place. Practical assessments are based on the knowledge and skills pupils have developed throughout the unit

 

 

Key Themes/Topics Year 8:

·         Scratch

·         Spreadsheets

·         Databases

·         HTML

·         Cross curricular project

·         Adobe Fireworks

Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year)

 

 

Key Themes/Topics Year 9:

·         Web development

·         Spreadsheets

·         Networking

·         Programming

·         Digital imaging

·         Graphics portfolio

Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year)

 

 

KS4 Curriculum

Exam board and Qualifications (If you offer more than 1 qualification and exam board, please list all)

Edexcel CIDA

Edexcel GCSE ICT

Assessment: (e.g. 3 x 90 minute written examinations in year 11)

·         CIDA – 75% coursework, 25% practical exam

·         GCSE ICT – 60% coursework, 40% exam

Key Themes/Topics Year 10:

·         Web development

·         Digital Graphics

Key Themes/Topics Year 11:

·         Living in the Digital World

·         Digital graphics

Recommended revision materials and websites:

www.teach-ict.com

www.code.org

www.codeacademy.com

https://www.creativebloq.com/digital-art/illustrator-tutorials-1232697