Foundation Subjects

In Year 10 & 11 , students study subjects across all three MCStudio pathways covering; Computer Science, Interactive Media and Graphic Design

 
 

COMPUTER SCIENCE

The GCSE provides students with the fundamental principles and concepts of computer science, including: abstraction, decomposition, logic, algorithms, and data representation

 

GraPHIC DESIGN

During this two year course, students will create a portfolio unit of work comprising of 3 projects, which is worth 60% of the overall grade

 

INTERACTIVE MEDIA

The course consists of 4 units. 3/4 units are internally assessed and moderated by OCR with 1 unit externally assessed in a hour exam. The final unit is marked as a piece of coursework

 

Applied Art & Design GCSE

The Applied Art & Design GCSE provides students with opportunities to develop personal responses to ideas, observations in practical, critical and contextual forms

 

History

GCSE History is an open and enabling course which suits students who enjoy the freedom of working in many different media using a wide variety of historical sources