G.C.E. (A/L) ICT

(Information & Communication Technology)

Syllabus – English

Module 1 : Basic Concepts of  ICT

Explores the basic concepts of ICT together with its role and applicability in today’s knowledge based society

Module 2 : Evolution of Computers

Explores the evolution of computers so as to be able to describe and compare the performance of a modern computer.

Module 3 : Data Representation in Computers

Investigates how data are represented in computers and exploits them in arithmetic and logic operations.

Module 4: Digital Logic Circuits

Uses Logic Gates to design basic Digital Circuits and Devices in Computers.

Module 5 :Memory Management

Uses Memory Management to improve performance of a Computer.

Module 6 : Operating Systems

Uses Operating Systems to manage the overall functionality of computers.

Module 7 : Programming with python

Uses Programming Languages to program computers to solve problems.

Module 8 : Data Communications & Networks

Explores the use of Data Communication & Computer Network Technologies for effective communication of data & voice and resource sharing.

Module 9 : Database Management Systems

Designs and develops database systems to manage data efficiently and effectively.

Module 10 : Web & Multimedia

Develops websites incorporating multi- media technologies.

Module 11 :Systems Analysis & Design

Explores the systems concept and uses Structured System Analysis and design Methodology (SSADM) in developing Information Systems.

Module 12 : ICT in Business

Explores applicability of ICT to today’s business organizations and the Competitive marketplace

Module 13 : Future Trends in ICT

Explores new trends and future directions of ICT

Module 14 : A/L ICT Project

Designs and Implements a simple Information System as the Project.

The syllabus enables students to:

  • Establish the foundation for ICT education leading to higher education
  • Establish the foundation to build up their professional career
  • Produce entry level ICT human resources required for the industry
  • Enable to use ICT effectively in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
  • Provide students with ICT knowledge to improve the quality of life in general
  • Provide awareness of the importance of computer networking for communication
  • Improve the skills required for the development of ICT based solutions for real world problems
  • Provide awareness of the new trends and future directions of ICT
  • Enable to use ICT for innovation and researches
  • Develop an appreciation of the role of ICT in a knowledge-based society


ICT Grade 13 (March)

Second Term Test

2019 NCP


Web development


Internet of Things