gcse historyComputer science is about understanding how computers work, this includes writing code and developing computational skills.


Computer Science focuses on developing problem-solving skills, an essential skill for life. Students will learn the study of computational concepts that are fundamental to most programming languages.

Students will demonstrate a range of problem-solving techniques by designing algorithms using flow charts and pseudo code, testing and debugging of code. They will learn how to convert between decimal and hexadecimal as well as binary and hexadecimal.

The skills acquired will equip them to find the solutions for small and complex problems using a programming language.

Five Year Course Plan

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computer science curriculum plan

Topics in Detail

Year 7

The learning outcomes for computer science in Year 7 can be found here

Year 8

The learning outcomes for computer science in Year 8 can be found here

Year 9

The learning outcomes for computer science in Year 9 can be found here

Year 10

Coming soon

Year 11

Coming soon

For further information on the computer science curriculum, please email our Head of Maths and Computing, Mr Hughes, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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