Skills Knowledge Enhancement - AB Materials


New GCSE Specifications

First teach 2016 (Open links in new window)

OCR Computer Science - Information & Specification

OCR - here's a list of topics that students need to study

AQA Computer Science - Information & Specification

EDEXCEL Computer Science - Information & Specification

Past & Specimen Papers

Past papers, mark schemes and examiner's reports are available to the public on the AQA website, OCR website and Pearson/Edexcel website. Teachers who have access to the secure awarding body websites generally have access to these materials sooner and they may also have more materials available.

AQA Course Videos

Someone has addressed each topic of the current AQA Comp Science specification. They are not exemplary but they might be of some use.

AQA Topic Link
Constants, Variables and Data Types 
Data Structures 
Program Flow Control 
Procedures and Functions 
Error Handling 
Computer Systems 
Secondary Storage 
Data Representation 
Software Development Life Cycle 
Application Testing 
Client Server 
Web Application Concepts 
External Code Sources 
Database Concepts 
Query Methods (SQL) 
Computers In Society