Course Brief

This unit is assessed by a Pearson-set assignment. The project brief will be set by the centre, based on a theme provided by Pearson (this will change annually). The theme and chosen project within the theme will enable students to explore and examine a relevant and current topical aspect of computing in the context of a business environment.

  • This course is offered in 50 contact hours.

Upon successful completion of this unit, learners will be able to: 

  • Establish project aims, objectives, and time frames based on the chosen theme.
  • Conduct small-scale research, information gathering and data collection to generate knowledge to support the project.
  • Present the project and communicate appropriate recommendations based on meaningful conclusions drawn from the evidence findings and/or analysis.
  • Reflect on the value gained from conducting the project and its usefulness to support sustainable organisational performance.