Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 10


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Computational Thinking / System Architecture

Abstraction, decomposition, algorithmic thinking

CPU, performance, embedded systems

Written assessment

Spring Term


Algorithms / Memory and storage


Searching and sorting algorithms, primary and secondary storage

Written assessment

Summer Term


Programming Fundamentals / Networks

Sequencing, selection and iteration, LAN and WAN networks, connections, encryption

Project assessment