Resource material for the IT PGCE:
teaching IT 5-18 - syllabi and resources

On this page you will find syllabi and other resources for teaching ICT 5-18.


National Curriculum

Key Stages 1&2

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 4

Key Skills GNVQ/VCE/'A' level

National Curriculum
The National Curriculum online The National Curriculum (.pdf) The National Curriculum (.doc)

National Curriculum in Action site

Stockton Train NC KS3 assessment materials

The Northern Grid for Learning's ICT page




Key Stage 1& 2

DfEE Primary IT SoW (web)

DfEE Primary IT SoW (.zip Word)

DfEE lesson plan pro-forma (.doc)

Key Stage 3    

DfEE KS3 SoW (web)

DfEE KS3 SoW (downloads)

DfEE KS3 Teachers guide (.pdf)

DfEE Yr7 SoW (.zip Word) DfEE Yr8 SoW (.zip Word) DfEE Yr9 SoW (.zip Word)

KS 3 National Strategy site

KS 3 ICT pilot page

Subject Audit documents




Key Stage 4


Edexcel Full IT GCSE

Edexcel Full Specimen Papers

Edexcel Subject Update Edexcel Short IT GCSE Edexcel Short Specimen Papers

NEAB IT resources

The Teacher

ICT theory book Answers to exercises ICT course licence - please read
Student workbook Workbook: answers Workbook: teacher's notes
ICT practical course Practical Course: answers Practical course: class list
Workbook: sample databases

Practical course: files

Practical course: solutions

BBC Bitesize IT GCSE revision page SamLearning IT GCSE revision Project GCSE revision




Key Skills

QCA Key Skills page

IT Key Skills level 1 (.pdf)

IT Key Skills level 2 (.pdf)

IT Key Skills level 3 (.pdf)

IT Key Skills level 4 (.pdf)

All subjects Key Skills level 5 (.pdf)




GNVQ/VCE/A level

DfEE +16 site

VTC +16 IT page

Teacher Resource Exchange
Edexcel Foundation GNVQ Edexcel Intermediate GNVQ Edexcel Advanced VCE
Edexcel 'A' specification Edexcel 'A' specimen papers Edexcel 'A' student guide
OCR ICT page OCR 'A' specification OCR 'A' specimen papers
OCR coursework admin pack OCR structured practical tasks OCR 'A' student guide
AQA ICT page AQA 'A' specification AQA teacher support page
McWeeney textbook for AS01 McWeeney textbook for AS02 McWeeney textbook for A204
McWeeney textbook for A205 McWeeney relational database book (Access 97) McWeeney relational database book (Access2000)
McWeeney relational database files 'A' level ICT Network IT 'A' level resources (AQA)
IT Central links for teachers The Vocational 'A' level site Useful School sites

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Last updated on 7th March 2002.