S1-3 Computing
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An understanding of computing enables pupils
to make informed choices
in our digital world

Computing Science

Pupils are timetabled for one period a week of Computing Science in S1 and S2. The Computing Science department has created a course that covers all the required Computing Science content across S1 and S2.  This course has been carefully designed to give all pupils an indication of the nature of the National 4 and 5 Computing Science courses.

At the end of S2, pupils make course choices and can elect to study Computing Science as an option in S3.

Summary of S1-S2 BGE Computing Science Course

S1 Computing Science consists of units in :
Cyber Resilience and Internet Safety, Computer Architecture and Computer Animation

S2 Computing Science consists of units in :
Web Design, Database Design and Software Programming [using Scratch]

Summary of S3 BGE Computing Science Course

S3 Computing Science consists of units in :
Computer Systems, Web Design [coding in HTML], Database Design [coding in SQL] and Software Programming [coding in Python]