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12/08/21

Congratulations to all of our Year 11’s on their hard work! https://t.co/AZoFK5N21p

18/07/21

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Been an amazing day today, thank you to for coming down and providing us with some new footballs! https://t.co/pEmrsvmLOI

23/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

🇬🇧 London to Tokyo Challenge 🇯🇵 7441.19km to go 🚶🏃‍♀️🚲🏊 https://t.co/ZyJRuOaaJv

04/03/21

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Lockdown Bulletin 5 - w/c 01/03/2021 https://t.co/0iONDF9vDI

08/02/21

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Lockdown Bulletin 3 - w/c 08/02/2021 https://t.co/DhjkN6ZBst

09/12/20

Please visit our website: https://t.co/wFDGhJZ3mQ for further details. The consultation ends on 31st January 2021. https://t.co/pRNGhFDgGG

09/03/20

Finally, with Harris Academy Merton’s Spoken Word Challenge and staff getting dressed up for World Book Day! Well done to all! https://t.co/c4xqB3WQkX

09/03/20

All Year 11 & 12 took part in a challenging and rewarding mock interview day supported by the team https://t.co/SZxZu0plk5

09/03/20

Last week was a busy week at HAM! Ombudsman, Nicola Williams delivered a talk to our 6th Form Students 1/3 https://t.co/4UpzFhpr2X

11/02/20

Well done to the Harris Merton Trampolining Team. Overall results for the Harris Federation Trampoloning Competition: 3rd place in Novice and 3rd place in Intermediate categories https://t.co/JOsWxPePj1

27/01/20

Our Year 7 girls played a federation league game at home against Harris Academy Peckham last week. The girls played a fantastic game winning 7-0 with Tianna Reader scoring all 7 goals. Well played girls! https://t.co/B5NKuBhnkX

24/12/19

The Harris Merton Choir visited the Eltandia Hall care home for the elderly last week to sing a selection of Christmas songs and bring festive cheer. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas! https://t.co/Ev2EHuEJiZ

20/12/19

Harris Academy Merton Sixth Form students had the pleasure of delivering the school’s donations to the food bank at the New Horizon Centre Pollards Hill today. What a great way to reflect on the importance of community and generosity at this time of year. https://t.co/OtO6Wvinfr

10/12/19

Harris Merton hosted the Yr 8/9 girls borough basketball tournament yesterday playing against Wimbledon High School and Richards High School. We managed to win all our games to come first!! Player of the match was Kiyah Robertson (No 14) https://t.co/Z9tqAjls3W

18/10/19

Our award winners being presented with awards for their outstanding achievements or contribution to the Academy. Well done to all! https://t.co/d3fbbELOHp

17/10/19

Harris Merton hosted a Year 7 girls football tournament in partnership with this week. Many local Harris Academies attended and HAM's A team placed second! Well done to all involved https://t.co/NN9XkdM3Cb

11/10/19

Amazing performance from Harris in Harmony! An exceptionally talented group of students performing at the Harris Federation Annual Conference https://t.co/rwI0zHt7A3

11/10/19

Harris Academy Merton ranking highly among all schools in the Harris Federation and in the top 10% of schools nationally https://t.co/RBcEhfyMVg

27/09/19

Retweetd From Harris Federation

We are excited to announce that the Emergency Conference has begun at - watch this space! https://t.co/cBmAsaX9Xv

19/09/19

Open evening was a blast! If you missed out please email info.org.uk to book a place at our open morning which takes place on the 25/09 https://t.co/SKqt2upLlS

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Computer Science and IT

Years 7, 8 & 9

Link: Year 7 - In Year Progression Plan

Link: Year 8 - In Year Progression Plan

Link: Year 9 - In Year Progression Plan

 

Assessment

Assessments will be written and will include a mixture of multiple choice, short and longer mark questions. Topic areas that assess technical theory will see students being assessed through the answering of longer essay style questions where students will be able to provide a lengthier response. Good literacy will be taken in to consideration when marking these types of questions.   

 

AutumnTerm Curriculum Delivery Plan

Year 7

 

Content

Autumn

  • E-Safety
  • Computer Hardware
  • Scratch

Year 8

 

Content

Autumn

  • E-Safety
  • Computer Networks

Year 9

 

Content

Autumn

  • Pioneers of Computing
  • Computer Networks
  • Intro to Python

Spring Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Year 7

 

Content

Spring

  • Scratch
  • Flowol

Year 8

 

Content

Spring

  • Scratch
  • Binary Arithmetic

Year 9

 

Content

Spring

  • HTML and CSS
  • Intro to Python

 

Year 10 Creative iMedia

Assessment

Students will sit one exam and need to complete 3 units of coursework across the two years. In Year 10 students will sit:

Unit R081: Pre-Production skills are currently being taught alongside R082 – Digital Graphics. Students will sit the R081 examination in June.

The R082 coursework should also be completed this year and externally moderated in May. The remaining units will be completed during Year 11.

 

 

Useful revision guides:

Recommended Textbook

Year 11 Creative iMedia

Assessment 

Students will be assessed on two units of course work in Year 11. Their course work grades from these units will be combined with the grades they achieved on the work they compelted in Year 10.

 

Unit R085: Creating a multi page website

Unit R087: Creating Interactive Multimedia Products

 

Year 12 Cambridge Technicals in IT

Assessment

Assessments / mocks will be written and will follow the same structure as the real exam that’s to be sat in May. Unit 1 (Fundamentals of IT) will start with multiple choice questions followed by a mixture of short and long answer questions. Unit 2 (Global Information) will be the same less the multiple choice section.

 

Spring Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Unit 1 – Fundamentals of IT will be taught Tuesday P1 and 2
Unit 2 – Global Information will be taught Wednesday P1 and 2
Unit 4 – Computer Networks (Coursework) -Summer 2 in to Year 13
Unit 12 – Mobile Technology (Coursework) will be taught Friday P1 and 2

 

Summer Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Unit 1 + 2 - Exam Revisions
Unit 12- Coursework Completion 
Unit 4 – Computer Networks Introduced

 

Exam Specification

IT Level 3 Certificate Introductory Diploma (05840)

Useful Links

Unit 1 Spec

Unit 2 Spec

Unit 4 Spec

Unit 12 Spec

Level 3 CTEC IT SharePoint Access (Deadlines, Assignments Briefs and Content) Login Required

Year 13 Cambridge Nationals in IT

Assessment

Assessments / mocks will be written and will follow the same structure as the real exam that’s to be sat in May. Unit 1 (Fundamentals of IT) will start with multiple choice questions followed by a mixture of short and long answer questions. Unit 2 (Global Information) and Unit 3 (Cyber Security Dip Only) will be the same less the multiple choice section and will both include a pre-release scenario to study in preparation for the exam.

 

Curriculum Delivery Plan

Unit 16 – Developing a Smarter Planet (Coursework) Intro Diploma (All Students)
Unit 8/ Unit 9 Hybrid – Project Management / Product Development (Diploma Students)

 

Exam Specification

IT Level 3 Certificate Introductory Diploma (05840)

IT Level 3 Certificate Diploma (05842)     

Useful Links

Unit 1 Spec

Unit 2 Spec

Unit 8 Spec

Unit 9 Spec

Unit 16 Spec

Level 3 CTEC IT SharePoint Access (Deadlines, Assignments Briefs and Content) Login Required