Higher Grade Computing

This is a course with three Units; two Core units and one chosen from three options.

In Mussselburgh we do

 The exam has three sections
  • section1 – Short answer questions on the first two topics – 30 marks
  • section2 – Longer, more searching questions on the same topics – 60 marks
  • section3 – Longer questions on Artificial Intelligence – 50 marks
 The other assessment is a Coursework Task worth 60 marks
  • section1 – Systems task, usually invoving research to find hardware and software to match a specification
  • section2 – A sofware development task to complete a program started for you.

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