Key Stage 3 Curriculum

Year 7 – This year covers ICT by looking at advanced techniques of the more traditional topics of Word, spreadsheets, presentations, publications and finalising the year with an introduction to animation and web design.

Year 8 – Learners start the year by being made more aware of staying safe online, and then have an opportunity to investigate and develop their knowledge in data handling, game design, animation, introduction to programming, hardware, networking and HTML basics.

Year 9 – Learners are given the opportunity to revisit previous topics and gain an understanding of project based assessments. This allows for each learner to expand on their computer knowledge and understanding in networking, programming and developing software in anticipation for the skills required for Key stage 4