Computer Science

Assessment and (Provisional) Examination / Assessment Dates:

• Paper 1: Computer Systems– 1h 30m: May 2019
• Paper 2: Computational Thinking – 1h 30m: May 2019
• Paper 3: Programming Project (20 hour classroom based exam) – Dec 2017 – Feb 2019

Key Resources:

Learn Python – an online tutorial on all aspects of programming in Python which can be found at https://www.learnpython.org/
Teachers – our teachers are very supportive and will make themselves available for students if they agree a time to meet
Targeted interventions – these will take place by invite with parents/carers informed and we strongly recommend attendance

Areas of study and assessment components:

All areas of study and assessment components are shown below. In year 11, students will be completing the “Computational thinking, algorithms and programming” and “Programming Project”.

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Homework:
Students will receive homework on a weekly basis

Recommended Revision Guide

We strongly recommend the purchase of the following books to aid continuous learning and revision.

 

 Com Sci 1Com Sci 2