Assembly Languages A Level Resources

A Level Computer Science: ​Assembly languages

This module contains:

  • An editable PowerPoint lesson presentation
  • Editable revision handouts
  • A glossary which covers the key terminologies of the module
  • Topic mindmaps for visualising the key concepts
  • Printable flashcards to help students engage active recall
  • A quiz with answer key to test knowledge and understanding of the module
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​​Assembly languages

​Low-level languages are specific to hardware and include assembly language and machine code. Each hardware has a different instruction set.
Instruction set is the list of instructions such as ADD, SUB, INC, DEC, etc.

This ​A Level Computer Science module introduces ​​​assembly languages to your students, explaining:

  • ​Assembly language
  • Machine codes
  • Instructions used in assembly language
  • Writing simple programs in assembly language
  • Different types of addressing modes

More ​Software and software development Modules

​​Assembly languages is one lesson in our ​Software and software development module. The other theory lessons can be found below: