Teaching and learning resources

Resources to support your teaching

Three textbooks supporting our GCSE Computer Science qualification are now available:

  • AQA GCSE Computer Science
    Author: Alison Page
    Publisher: Oxford University Press
    ISBN:  978-1408521618

Our GCSE Computer Science course is supported by Microsoft and aligned with the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA).

Useful websites

Videos

These videos created by teachers, students and professionals are provided as resources and are not endorsed by AQA. They are examples of some of the work being done in Computer Science from all around the world.

If you have any useful resources that you would like to share please get in touch with the Computer Science subject team.

A series of videos by Computer Science Tutor for AQA Computer Science

Innovation in Computer Science Education

The Raspberry Pi and its importance in learning computer science (Guardian)

Lifehacker – Programming! Learn the basics of coding, How to pick a language a project, and more!

PFC #1: Computer Basics, Programming, Languages, Algorithms, Flowcharts.

See How the CPU Works In One Lesson.

A range of videos aimed at GCSE Computer Science students.

A range of videos produced by Geek Gurl Diaries.

Computer related tutorials

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, XML, Ajax, JSON, vector graphic design, 3d graphics

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Lesson planning

Teaching guidance

Resources for students