Computer Science

Exam Board: OCR

Computers are everywhere and it is extremely valuable to have a deep understanding of how computers work and, more specifically, how to code. Throughout Computer Science at Key Stage 4 you will cover the following topics:

Computer systems

Computational thinking, algorithms and programming

The government are now regularly calling for more and more people to study Computer Science as there is a shortage of people entering the profession. By studying Computer Science you will most likely have a high interest and ability in Maths in addition to a strong interest in computers outside of school.

A GCSE in Computer Science can lead to careers in computer and electronics design, many varieties of programming as well as computer games development.


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