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: