Computing – Year 11

Autumn Half-Term 1

Controlled Assessment 2 Preparation

Pupils investigate possible research tasks and the skills and theory topics required for each outcome.

Autumn Half-Term 2

Controlled Assessment 2: Research Task

Pupils work under controlled conditions to complete the task as set by the exam board.

Spring Half-Term 1

Fundamentals of Computing and Computer Hardware

Students learn the nuts and bolts of computing through the deconstruction and analysis of computer hardware.

Spring Half-Term 2

Software, Data and Databases

Students learn how software breaks down and organises data to allow a computer system to work.

Summer Half-Term 1 / 2

Communication and Networking

Students understand the nature of an infrastructure to support digital communication.