Information & Communication Technology (ICT)

Sir John Hunt Community Sports College is equipped with well over 300 computers for use by students. These are in seven suites that are used by all curriculum areas. iPads are also available for use across the College in all subjects, providing students with mobile access to the internet in classrooms, and to a range of educational apps. Key Stage 3 students have timetabled Computer Science lessons each week. The students are following schemes of work that include:

Computer programming
Modelling Website creation
Game making

Students have access to a range of software including:

MS Office Multimedia packages
Python programming
Flowol control software .

At KS4 students Creative iMedia can be taken as an option:

Cambridge Nationals in Creative iMedia
Students will complete 2 mandatory units through the course, and 2 optional units.
The mandatory units consist of a 1 hr written paper on pre-production techniques, and a unit on creating digital graphics.
Students will also complete 2 further units of coursework unit based on topics such as:
Creating a digital comic strip
Designing a concept for a computer game
Creating a computer game
Digital photography