AQA GCSE Computer Science Student's Book: Student's Book

AQA GCSE Computer Science Student's Book: Student's Book

By: Steve Cushing (author)Paperback

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Written by a subject expert and experienced author, AQA GCSE Computer Science Student's Book guide you through the differently assessed elements of the specification and covers Component 1: Practical Programming (controlled assessment) and Component 2: Computing Fundamental s (examined component) - Provides strategies for teachers and students for tackling the practical elements of the course - Supports students in understanding the theoretical aspects of the course and developing key skills - Covers the key aspects of designing a solution, solution development, programming techniques, and testing and evaluation for controlled assessment tasks -- including a range of examples in different computer languages for each stage

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About Author

Steve Cushing is an internationally recognised expert in computing and ICT. He has authored over 100 texts on the subject, worked as a consultant to all of the UK government agencies and has considerable experience working as a teacher and consultant.

Contents

Introduction Constants, variables and data types Structures Program flow control Procedures and functions Scope of variables, constants, functions and procedures Error handling Handling external data Computer structure Systems Hardware CPU(Central Processing Unit) Memory Secondary storage Algorithms Data representation Software development life cycle Prototyping Application testing Networking Client server Web application concepts Use of external code sources Database concepts Query methods (SQL) Connecting to databases from applications and web based apps The use of computer technology in society Practical Applications Computing Fundamentals

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/01/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781444182262
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781444182262
  • weight: 624
  • ISBN10: 1444182269

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