Computing

My 2013-14 Computing Curriculum Plan

I have just started to think about updating my current curriculum.  There are a few changes and additions I want to make, hopefully my new curriculum document will be available sometime in August.

In the meantime, here is what I plan to deliver next year.

Mr Britland’s KS3 Computing Curriculum: September 2013 – July 2014

Year 7 (approx 12 lessons a term):

  1. Introduction to the school network
  2. Learning Blog
  3. Effective web searching
  4. Stay Safe Online
  5. Kodu – Visual Programming
  6. Computer Hardware/Computing History
  7. AppShed – App Creation

Year 8 (approx 6 lessons a term) :

  1. Computer Networks
  2. Graphic Design Using Fireworks – Magazine Covers
  3. HTML5 and CSS3

Year 9 (approx 6 lessons a term):

  1. Advanced E-Safety – Privacy, Social Networks, Security, Sexting, Data Protection
  2. Advanced Graphic Design with Adobe Photoshop – Album Covers
  3. Python – Programming

Any questions give me a shout.