The Programming Project is an opportunity for you to engage in an authentic programming experience as part
of the GCSE (9–1) Computer Science course.
The Programming Project does not count towards the final grade, but does consolidate the learning across the
specification through practical activity.
Teachers may assist and give feedback to candidates during the Programming Project, but candidates must be the
driving force behind their solution. Teachers must not restrict candidates to specific solutions or provide entire solutions.
Where a teacher gives support to a candidate, it must be clear through the use of referencing where that support starts/
ends, and where individual candidate work commences.
You will need the following documents: