Knowledge Checks

COMPONENT ONE ‘Computer Systems’

1.1 Von Neumann Architecture

1.1 Common Characteristics of CPUs

1.1 Embedded Systems

1.2 Memory

1.3 Storage

1.4 LANs, WANs and Hardware

1.4 The Internet

1.5 Network Protocols

1.6 Networks Security

1.7 System Software

1.8 Ethical, legal, cultural and environmental concerns

COMPONENT TWO ‘Computational Thinking, algorithms and programming’ 

2.1 Algorithms

2.1 Searching Algorithms

2.1 Bubble Sort

2.1 Merge Sort

2.1 Insertion Sort

2.2 Programming Techniques

2.2 SQL

2.3 Producing Robust Programs

2.4 Computational Logic

2.5 Translators

2.5 IDEs

2.6 Units

2.6 Simple Binary Conversions

2.6 Adding Binary

2.6 Binary Shifts

2.6 Hexadecimal

2.6 Character

2.6 Images

2.6 Sound

2.6 Compression