ICT

YEAR 7
Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Introductory I.T. Skills

This module introduces students to using the School email system efficiently and how to use the Google Apps for Education suite to create, store, share and collaborate on documents. E-safety, Health and Safety and Searching the Web: This module introduces students to the dangers that they may face when online and how to deal with online dangers safely should they arise. Students will also learn how to search the Web effectively using Search Engines and how to evaluate the quality of the information that they find for accuracy, reliability and validity.

Game Design using Kodu

This module introduces students to computer programming. Kodu is a visual tile-based programming language designed specifically for designing computer games. By following this module students are introduced to the fundamental concepts of computer programming: sequencing, selection, logic and problem solving.

Database Design Control Systems Computer Programming using Scratch Computer Architectural Modelling

Business Communication

 

YEAR 8
Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Digital Imaging and Animation

In this module students will learn how to create digital images using Serif DrawPlus and PhotoPlus. Students will learn how to create bitmap and vector graphics. Students will also learn about the implications of copyright and the responsibility of fair usage of digital assets.

Data Modelling using Spreadsheets

Students will learn about how data models can be used to represent real-life situations. The module will help students learn spreadsheet design skills and how changes to a data model can affect the outcome.

Small Basic Computer Programming

(Using a script language)

Web Design

HTML

Computer Networks Video Editing

 

YEAR 9
Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Database

Website Design (Serif Web Plus)

Law & Legislation

E-Commerce

Banking

Microbit Data Modelling (Prom Cab) Serif Draw Plus Serif Movie Plus

 

YEAR 10
Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Planning/Design

Asset Preparing

Build the components and testing Build the components and testing Evaluation E-Portfolio

Evaluation

Improvements

 

YEAR 11
Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Improvements to all Activities

Personal Digital Devices

End of Unit Mock

Connectivity

Operating Online

Online Goods and Services

End of Unit Mock

Online Communities

Issues

End of Unit Mock

Past Papers

Exam Preparation

Past Papers

Exam Preparation