Computer Science

What are we studying?

Year

Year 9

Dates

WHAT ARE WE STUDYING

Year 9 Computer Science is taught at Space Studio Banbury.

Year

10

Dates

WHAT ARE WE STUDYING

Year 10 will be focussing on algorithm development, a core part of the new specification papers. Students will be taught to identify patterns for repetition, manipulate variables and correctly utilise comparison and selection in the exam-board specific pseudo-code.

OTHER INFORMATION

Students will receive weekly past paper questions to complete for homework. They are expected to complete this by the first lesson of every week.

Year

11

Dates

WHAT ARE WE STUDYING

Year 11 will begin the year by investigating a key part of the non-exam assessment. This is not only a required part of the course in itself, but also teaches core skills needed within the examined assessment. This will be completed in the popular text-based language Python.

OTHER INFORMATION

Students will receive weekly past paper questions to complete for homework. They are expected to complete this by the first lesson of every week.