Teaching processors and computation for A level computer science CY209 / A16
From the foundations of modern computing laid down by Turing, to the methods used to speed up modern computer processors, this CPD activity will provide a solid grounding for teachers of computer science. As well as refreshing or improving subject knowledge, we will provide tried-and-tested teaching tips to help your students understand this complex and fascinating topic.
This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
Course fees vary for participants outside the UK. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- understand and be able to confidently teach theoretical computing concepts, including Turing machines and Finite State Machines
- use the Little Man Computer to enhance student understanding of processors and instructions sets
- recognise, and be able to explain the nature of, different processor architectures including their contemporary variations
- use a range of approaches to teach how processors are made quicker and more efficient
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For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
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