CiDA will help your learners unleash their creative potential
CiDA promotes the creative use of digital applications, enabling students to become active digital producers of digital content.
CiDA is inspiring and challenging
Students that enjoy using digital products will love this qualification. Its real-life, outcome-driven approach inspires and challenges students to demonstrate what they know and are able to do in real-world contexts.
CiDA promotes independent learning
The project-based nature of this qualification allows students to progress at their own speed and showcase what they are capable of.
25% Practical exam. Students are required to create a website in 2.5 hours.
75% Coursework. Students create a series of tasks on a variety of applications and display their work on an e-portfolio.
Both practical exam and coursework are graded A*-G.
How will studying ICT help me in the future?
Students can continue to study ICT either vocationally or academically at college and university. A range of courses are available.
Career opportunities include: Software Designer, Games Developer, Graphics Designer, Software Designer, Website Developer, Network Manager, Telecoms Engineer, Security Manager, ICT Project Manager.
Head of Department: Mr S Underwood