Computer Science

Year 3 Computer Science. Info

Below is the list of topics covered in the Third Year.  

Autumn Term

Computational Thinking skills

Understanding computers

Python Programming

Spring Term

Digital Security and law

web technologies

Summer Term



Physical computing


This year builds on Years 1 and 2 and provides a solid platform for those continuing on to IGCSE in Year 4. Although the pupils will use desktops and iPads and develop their IT skills, the focus is on Computer Science.  Pupils may be issued a notebook and will write some notes, program code, and complete homework in these at times.