GCSE Maths & GCSE Computer Science.

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GCSE Computer Science

Unit 1: Systems architecture

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Architecture of the CPU
  • Lesson 2 CPU performance
  • Lesson 3 Memory
  • Lesson 4 Secondary storage
  • Lesson 5 Assessment
Unit 2: Data representation

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Units of data storage and binary numbers
  • Lesson 2 Binary arithmetic and hexadecimal
  • Lesson 3 Characters
  • Lesson 4 Images
  • Lesson 5 Sound
  • Lesson 6 Compression
  • Lesson 7 Assessment
Unit 3: Networks, connections and protocols

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 The Internet and wide area networks
  • Lesson 2 Local Area Networks
  • Lesson 3 Wireless networking
  • Lesson 4 Client-server and peer-to-peer networks
  • Lesson 5 Protocols and layers
  • Lesson 6 Assessment
Unit 4: Network security and systems software

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Network threats
  • Lesson 2 Identifying and preventing vulnerabilities
  • Lesson 3 Operating systems software
  • Lesson 4 Utility software
  • Lesson 5 Assessment
Unit 5: Impacts of digital technology

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Ethical and cultural issues
  • Lesson 2 Environmental issues
  • Lesson 3 Legislation and privacy
  • Lesson 4 Assessment
Unit 6: Algorithms

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Computational thinking
  • Lesson 2 Searching algorithms
  • Lesson 3 Sorting algorithms
  • Lesson 4 Developing algorithms using flowcharts
  • Lesson 5 Developing algorithms using pseudocode
  • Lesson 6 Interpret, correct and complete algorithms
  • Lesson 7 Assessment
Unit 7: Programming

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Programming fundamentals
  • Lesson 2 Sequence and selection
  • Lesson 3 Iteration
  • Lesson 4 Arrays
  • Lesson 5 Procedures and functions
  • Lesson 6 Records and files
  • Lesson 7 SQL
  • Lesson 8 Assessment
Unit 8: Logic and languages

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Logic diagrams and truth tables 
  • Lesson 2 Defensive design
  • Lesson 3 Errors and testing
  • Lesson 4 Translators and facilities of languages
  • Lesson 5 The Integrated Development Environment
  • Lesson 6 Assessment

GCSE Maths

Unit 1: Integers

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Place value
  • Lesson 2: Negative integers
  • Lesson 3: Calculate negative integers
  • Lesson 4: Multiplication
  • Lesson 5: Division
  • Lesson 6: Priority of operations
  • Unit assessment
Unit 2: Primes, factors and multiples

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Square numbers
  • Lesson 2: Index notation
  • Lesson 3: Laws of indices
  • Lesson 4: Prime numbers
  • Lesson 5: Factors
  • Lesson 6: Multiples and LCM
  • Lesson 7: Factors and HCF
  • Unit assessment
Unit 3: Algebraic expressions

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Algebraic notation
  • Lesson 2: Expressions as functions
  • Lesson 3: Algebraic expressions
  • Lesson 4: Simple equations
  • Lesson 5: Simple formula
  • Lesson 6: Brackets and common factors
  • Lesson 7: Powers and roots
  • Unit assessment
Unit 4: Decimals

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Decimal place value
  • Lesson 2: Calculating with decimal numbers
  • Lesson 3: Rounding and decimal places
  • Lesson 4: Significant figures
  • Lesson 5: Error intervals
  • Lesson 6: Multiplying decimal numbers
  • Lesson 7: Dividing decimal numbers
  • Unit assessment
Unit 5: Measures

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Estimation
  • Lesson 2: Scale diagrams
  • Lesson 3: Bearings
  • Lesson 4: Plans and elevations
  • Lesson 5: Perimeter
  • Lesson 6: Area of simple shapes
  • Lesson 7: Volume of simple shapes
  • Unit assessment
Unit 6: Fractions

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Equivalent fractions
  • Lesson 2: Proper and improper fractions
  • Lesson 3: Adding and subtracting fractions
  • Lesson 4: Mixed numbers
  • Lesson 5: Multiplying fractions
  • Lesson 6: Dividing fractions
  • Unit assessment
Unit 7: Straight line graphs

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Working with coordinates
  • Lesson 2: Equations of lines
  • Lesson 3: Plotting graphs 1
  • Lesson 4: Plotting graphs 2
  • Lesson 5: Gradients of straight lines
  • Lesson 6: Equation of a straight line 1
  • Lesson 7: Equation of a straight line 2
  • Unit assessment
Unit 8: Fractions, decimals and percentages

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Decimals to fractions
  • Lesson 2: Fractions to decimals
  • Lesson 3: Percentages 1
  • Lesson 4: Percentages 2
  • Lesson 5: Problems involving percentages
  • Lesson 6: Percentage increase
  • Lesson 7: Percentage decrease
  • Unit assessment
Unit 9: Probability

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Measuring probability
  • Lesson 2: Listing systematically
  • Lesson 3: Theoretical probability
  • Lesson 4: Experimental data
  • Lesson 5: Probability experiments
  • Lesson 6: Mutually exclusive events
  • Lesson 7: Combined events
  • Unit assessment
Unit 10: Ratio

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Ratio notation
  • Lesson 2: Divide in a given ratio
  • Lesson 3: Ratio and proportion
  • Lesson 4: Solving problems with ratio
  • Lesson 5: Ratio as a linear function
  • Lesson 6: Map scales
  • Unit assessment
Unit 11: Shapes and transformations

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Angle properties of lines
  • Lesson 2: Angle properties of shapes
  • Lesson 3: Translations and rotations
  • Lesson 4: Transformations and reflections
  • Lesson 5: Enlargements and similarity
  • Lesson 6: Further enlargements
  • Unit assessment
Unit 12: Sequences

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Introducing sequences
  • Lesson 2: Linear sequences and nth term
  • Lesson 3: Special sequences
  • Lesson 4: Geometric sequences
  • Lesson 5: Quadratic sequences
  • Lesson 6: Inequalities
  • Lesson 7: Solving linear inequalities
  • Unit assessment
Unit 13: Proportion

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Conversion of currency
  • Lesson 2: Best buy problems
  • Lesson 3: Standard units
  • Lesson 4: Units of time
  • Lesson 5: Metric and imperial conversions
  • Lesson 6: Direct proportion problems
  • Unit assessment
Unit 14: Data

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Categorical and discrete data
  • Lesson 2: Data, charts and graphs
  • Lesson 3: Continuous data
  • Lesson 4: Mean, mode, median and range
  • Lesson 5: Tables and diagrams
  • Lesson 6: Estimating averages
  • Lesson 7: Comparing populations
  • Unit assessment
Unit 15: Properties of shapes

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Symmetry
  • Lesson 2: Quadrilaterals
  • Lesson 3: Solving geometrical problems
  • Lesson 4: Circumference
  • Lesson 5: Circle areas
  • Lesson 6: 3D shapes
  • Lesson 7: Nets
  • Unit assessment
Unit 16: Applications of number

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Dealing with money
  • Lesson 2: Financial mathematics
  • Lesson 3: Speed
  • Lesson 4: Compound measures
  • Lesson 5: Standard form
  • Lesson 6: Calculating with standard form
  • Unit assessment
Unit 17: Further graphs

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Real life graphs
  • Lesson 2: Quadratic functions
  • Lesson 3: Quadratic graphs
  • Lesson 4: Reciprocal graphs
  • Lesson 5: Cubic graphs
  • Lesson 6: Solving simultaneous equations graphically
  • Unit assessment
Unit 18: Geometry

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Constructions
  • Lesson 2: Loci
  • Lesson 3: Congruence
  • Lesson 4: Similarity
  • Lesson 5: Pythagoras’ Theorem
  • Lesson 6: Geometric proofs
  • Unit assessment
Unit 19: Equations and identities

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Knowledge check 
  • Lesson 2: Harder linear equations
  • Lesson 3: Product of two binomials
  • Lesson 4: Factorising quadratics
  • Lesson 5: Identities
  • Lesson 6: Proving identities
  • Lesson 7: Solving algebraic problems
  • Unit assessment
Unit 20: Trigonometry

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Ratio in similar shapes
  • Lesson 2: Trigonometric ratios
  • Lesson 3: Using trigonometric ratios
  • Lesson 4: Trigonometry in context
  • Lesson 5: Special angles
  • Lesson 6: Trigonometry problems
  • Unit assessment
Unit 21: Statistics

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Knowledge check
  • Lesson 2: Types of data
  • Lesson 3: Sampling
  • Lesson 4: Time series
  • Lesson 5: Scatter graphs
  • Lesson 6: Correlation
  • Unit assessment
Unit 22: Probability diagrams

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Sample size
  • Lesson 2: Tree diagrams
  • Lesson 3: Venn diagrams
  • Lesson 4: Dependent events
  • Lesson 5: Independent events
  • Lesson 6: Solving probability problems
  • Unit assessment
Unit 23: Mensuration

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Vectors
  • Lesson 2: Work with vectors
  • Lesson 3: Arcs and sectors
  • Lesson 4: Composite circle shapes
  • Lesson 5: Surface area
  • Lesson 6: Volume of complex shapes
  • Unit assessment
Unit 24: Applications of ratio

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Terminating and recurring decimals
  • Lesson 2: Density and pressure
  • Lesson 3: Compare lengths, areas and volumes
  • Lesson 4: Interpreting gradients
  • Lesson 5: Direct and inverse proportion
  • Lesson 6: Compound interest
  • Lesson 7: Growth and decay problems
  • Unit assessment
Unit 25: Further equations

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1: Linear equations
  • Lesson 2: Simultaneous equations 1
  • Lesson 3: Simultaneous equations 2
  • Lesson 4: Solving quadratic equations
  • Lesson 5: Working with formulae
  • Lesson 6: Limits of accuracy
  • Unit assessment

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