Which is 100% absolutely correct and how it should be - A-level ICT is for people who'll beusingICT in their future jobs (i.e. most everyone), software development (which most computer science graduates are going to go on to) is an academic discipline that requires a whole bunch of assorted skills to succeed at, maths and interpersonal interactions being foremost. If you want to go do computer science do maths, yet more maths, applied maths and maybe a language so you can talk to foreign mathematicians.

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David Hicks