Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
CCEA Curriculum Monitoring Programme 2018-19

Software Systems Development (SSD) is an integral element of the CCEA Progression Pathway Framework for Digital Skills. In this video former students who studied SSD discuss their academic/career progression after they left school and how the skills they acquired from this A Level have transferred and supported them on their pathway.

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Software Systems Development

It is information rather than money that makes the world go around, and we depend on computers to process this information. Our governments, hospitals, banking, transport, and so much more depend on these systems to function.

Software controls every computer system function in the world. The ability to write computer programs in languages that are used widely in the industry is one of the most valuable skills to have in the world today. Knowing languages such as Java and C# allows you to programme and develop applications for mobiles. Wouldn’t it be great to have the skills to become part of this growing industry?