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Preparing to teach GCSE Computing 9 – 1


Preparing to teach GCSE Computing 9 – 1

On behalf of Computing At School and the Network of Excellence

Preparing to Teach GCSE Computing 9-1


Monday October 29th 2018


Ideally suited for those teaching GCSE Computing or considering doing so for the first time, we focus on strategies for teaching the technical topics involved in the new specifications. Lots of free resources to take away to help you through the first year of teaching the course.

Session 1 – Overview of the course Session 2 – The Algorithms and Programming Paper: Effective algorithms using pseudocode and flowcharts; Binary, linear searches; Bubble, merge and insertion sorting. Session 3 – The Computer Systems Paper:

Introduction to Machine Architecture Parts of a CPU and the Fetch/Execute cycle; Illustration of CPU operation; Sequencing with the Little Man Computer; New model questions; Introduction to networks (LANs, WANs, network topologies), protocols, and layers.


Darren Travi 

Darren is Head of Computing at the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe and a CAS Master Teacher. He leads the South Buckinghamshire CAS Hub, having taught A-Level Computer Science since the 1990s and GCSE Computing since the course started in 2010.

All materials and resources used on this course will be made available to all delegates after the course.


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