Computer Science

KS3 Curriculum

Key Themes/Topics Year 7:

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Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year)

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Key Themes/Topics Year 8:

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Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year)

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Key Themes/Topics Year 9:

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Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year)

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KS4 Curriculum

Exam board and Qualifications (If you offer more than 1 qualification and exam board, please list all)

OCR GCSE Computer Science (J276)

Assessment: (e.g. 3 x 90 minute written examinations in year 11)

2 x 90 minute written exams (no calculators for either exam)

Key Themes/Topics Year 10:

Computational Thinking, Algorithms, and Programming

Key Themes/Topics Year 11:

Computer Systems (Hardware, Networks, System Security, Software, and Ethical, Legal, Cultural, and Environmental Concerns)

Recommended revision materials and websites:

BBC Bitesize – Computer Science

Codeacademy.com

Teach-ICT.com