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Our aim is to provide our young people with the essential skills including: administrative, computing and entrepreneurial skills for the 21st Century.

The faculty can be found on the second floor of the school building. There are currently 7 computer suites, each housing 21 PC computers.

Starting in August 2014 S1 students will have one period of Digital Literacy and one period of Business Education. In S2 in 2014, the students will spend half of the year learning about Business Education and the other half about Computing Science. See our courses page for more information on our courses. In S2 students have an opportunity to choose optional courses from a range of different subject areas. The optional courses that we offer in our faculty are: Games Development, Apps for Good, Enterprise and School website.

From S3 onwards, students can continue their education in the faculty by choosing the following subjects:

  • Accounting
  • Administration & IT
  • Business Management
  • Computing Science
  • Computer Games Development
  • Retail

 

Sections

Staff

 Sara HendrieCurriculum Leader
 Laura  BrownTeacher
 David PollandTeacher
 David SansomTeacher
 Danny SherryTeacher

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