Key Dates

S3

A range of class assessments as appropriate.

 

S4
A range of class assessments and SQA National Qualification Unit assessments as appropriate.

 

National 3

  • Software Design and Development – Assessment completed by March
  • Information System Design and Development – Assessment completed by October

 

National 4

  • Software Design and Development – Assessment completed by December
  • Information System Design and Development – Assessment completed by October
  • Added Value Unit – Assessment completed by February

 

National 5

  • Software Design and Development – Assessment completed by December
  • Information System Design and Development – Assessment completed by October
  • Added Value Unit – Assignment completed by February
  • Question paper in May/June SQA exam diet

 

 

Higher

  • Software Design and Development – Assessment completed by December
  • Information System Design and Development – Assessment completed by October
  • Added Value Unit – Assignment completed by February
  • Question paper in May/June SQA exam diet

 

S6 Advanced Higher computing NABs December – Software development. Developing a software solution January – Prelim
March – Artificial intelligence.
Mid March – Project
May – Final Exam
NPA Digital Media Editing October – Digital Image Editing Complete January -Audio Editing Complete April-Video Editing Complete
NPA Game Design  Octover -Design Complete  January -Media Assets Complete April-Development Complete