Computing

Aims and Philosophy

  • Provide pupils with a range of Computing and ICT experiences designed to support and challenge all ages and abilities.
  • Develop computation thinking skills through the BGE and National Qualifications in Computing Science.
  • Create and foster the enjoyment of Computing and ICT and stimulate curiosity about technology.
  • Help pupils learn how to use ICT safely and responsibly.
  • Support pupils in becoming confident and independent learners with ICT.
  • Inspire pupils to develop their vision to use ICT creatively.
  • Provide pupils with the opportunity to achieve qualifications in Computing and ICT relevant to today‚Äôs workplace.

S1 Digital Literacy

  • Network Basics
  • Theme Park project
  • Digital Safety
  • Image Editing and Animation

S2/3 Computing Science

  • Coding
  • Mobile App Design
  • Computer Systems
  • Databases

S3-6  

  • National 4 / 5 Computing Science 

S5/6

  • Higher Computing Science
  • National Progression Award in Digital Media Editing
  • National Progression Award in Cyber Security

S6

  • Advanced Higher Computing Science