The computing curriculum consists of 3 strands, Digital Literacy, Information Technology and Computer Science. Computing is heavily weighted towards computer science and students learn programming languages, data structure, algorithms and problem solving through computational thinking. The computing curriculum we offer ensures students are equipped to use technology to create programs, systems and a range of content. The purpose of the Computing curriculum is to prepare the next generation with the knowledge to be able to innovate effectively using technology.
Term 1: Esafety
Term 2: Computer System - Understanding the inside of a computer
Term 3: Algorithms- Using Algorithms to develop games using Scratch
Term 4: Computational Thinking- Programming Microbits
Term 5: Databases
Term 6: Programming Python I