Information and Communication Technology (4520)
The Department for Education announced on 3 November 2015 that GCSE ICT cannot be redeveloped under government changes to GCSEs.
There will be no resit opportunity for this qualification in 2019.
We offer a Level 1/2 Award in IT, which is equivalent to a single GCSE qualification.
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GCSE Information and Communication Technology helps students develop their knowledge of current and emerging technologies, a range of ICT tools and techniques and society's use of ICT. This specification requires students to develop their ability to work collaboratively.
The Full Course is made up of one externally assessed examination worth 40 per cent of the qualification and two controlled assessment units worth 30 per cent each.
The Short Course is made up of one externally assessed examination worth 40 per cent of the qualification and one controlled assessment unit worth 60 per cent.
- Results for May/June 2018 available to schools/colleges via e-AQA and EDI for exams officers and heads of centre
- Receive written feedback for May/June 2018 internally-assessed work
- Results for May/June 2018 released to students
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