International GCSE Computer Science enables learners to develop an understanding of the main principles of problem-solving using computers. Learners are encouraged to apply their understanding to develop computer-based solutions to problems using algorithms and a high-level programming language. The subject helps with developing a range of technical skills, as well as being able to effectively test and evaluate computing solutions. Current and emerging computing technologies are examined, including the benefits of their use and potential risks.
Through the Computer Science subject, learners can develop an interest in computing, while gaining confidence in computational thinking.
How you will study
All of your lessons and assessments will be online. The learning content is specifically designed to be fully comprehensive, ensuring that there is no need to use any additional learning resources.
All our assessments are structured as formative assessments, enabling you to continuously test your knowledge as you work through the curriculum.
With our specifically designed comprehensive online learning content, you can study at your own pace, wherever you want, all you need is Internet access.
How do I enrol?
Enrolling with us is as simple as 1, 2, 3. Select your testing body and complete your purchase. You can then add more subjects to your cart.
When can I start studying?
Once you have registered and your payment has been processed, you will be emailed a welcome pack that will include your login details within 24 hours, during working hours.
What do I need to get started?
All our learning is online, therefore all you will need is a device such as a computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone and internet access.
How long will it take to study?
It depends on your lifestyle and commitments. Each subject has a recommended study time, however, how much time you dedicate to your students will determine how long it takes you to work through the curriculum.
What is the passing Grade?
The passing Grade for Cambridge International GCSEs is A*-G, with A* being the highest. U is Ungraded.