WJEC Computer Science Teaching Resources & Lesson Plans

​WJEC specification

​GCSE Document Reference

​Additional content

1

​Unit 1

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​Hardware

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​Logical operations

​XOR logical operator

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​Communication

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​Organization and structure of data

​Records

​File design

​Design algorithms and programming routines that validate and verify data

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​System software

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​Principles of programming

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​Software engineering

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​Program construction

​Stages involved during compilation

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​Security and data management

​Need for generation of files

​Key loggers

​Calculate compression ratios

​Internet cookies

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​Ethical, legal and environmental impacts of digital technology on wider society

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​2

​Component 2

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​Problem solving

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​Algorithms and programming constructs

​XOR logical operator & testing and evaluation

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​Programming languages

​Object oriented languages,
few more tags of HTML & few mnemonics of  assembly language

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​Data structures and data types

​Scope and lifetime of variables

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​Security and authentication

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​Security and authentication