KS3 Computer Science


This course covers KS3 Computer in one academic year.

Each half term we cover different topics and they can be studied separately. There is no obligation to do all blocks.

Lessons are every Monday 9.30-10.30am via our virtual classroom. Cost is £37.50 or £45 per block (£7.50 per lesson) depending on the number of weeks in a half term.

Block 3 (General Computer Science) Starts Monday Sept 19th. To sign up click here to enrol.

Block 1: Intro to Computer Science 

  • Computer Hardware Components
  • Inputs/Outputs
  • Bits and Bytes
  • Computer Software
  • Algorithms
  • Flowcharts

Block 2: The Internet 

  • History of the Internet
  • What is the Internet
  • How the Internet Works
  • HTML
  • Internet Security

Block 3: General Computer Science  

  • Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
  • Testing and Evaluation of Software
  • Wireframes – Designing software
  • Audio Files
  • Image Files
  • Networks

Block 4: Electronics and Scratch Programming 

  • Digital Electronics and Logic Gates
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Programming Robots in Scratch

Block 5: Python Programming – Beginners

Block 6: Python Programming – Intermediate