Standard Grade Computing With Answers by John Walsh


Standard Grade Computing With Answers by John Walsh

Standard Grade Computing Studies 2nd Edition is written specifically to cover the newly revised syllabus. The course content is fully covered in this full colour, clear and accessible text. Foundation, General and Credit materials are all included with diverse and lively case studies as well as a comprehensive glossary and questions to address both Knowledge and Understanding and Problem Solving skills. This book is non-specific in terms of computer systems and programming languages, making it compatible with any software being used. This edition also contains an answer section.


Covering topics from word-processing and databases to surfing the internet and creating web pages, this book covers the whole content of the programme, with coloured diagrams and case studies. -- TES Teacher 20050211

About the Author

John Walsh started teaching Biology and General Science in 1976 in St. Michael's Academy, Kilwinning, Ayrshire. He gained an additional teaching qualification in Computing, and began teaching Computing in 1986, and in 1991 was appointed to his present post of Principal Teacher of Computing in St. Andrew's Academy in Saltcoats, Ayrshire. He has considerable experience in working with the Scottish Examination Board (now SQA), first as a marker, then assistant examiner, assistant national development officer, working group secretary, panel member, moderator and vetter. In addition to the two textbooks already published, he has written various classroom support materials for Standard Grade and Higher Grade which have been distributed by the Scottish CCC (now Learning and Teaching Scotland), and materials for Higher Still which have been distributed by HSDU and SQA. He was appointed as a GTC Specialist Adviser in 1999, and is currently working on his third textbook for Hodder, Higher Computing.

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336 pages


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Publication date

27th August 2004



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