Department of Computing Science

Computing Department Crest

Welcome to the Department of Computing Science

Computing plays an increasingly important role in the future of young people

New for 2016
Introducing our exciting new course for senior school:

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Creative Industries :: Creative Computing

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The importance of programming


‘What most schools don’t teach’? – well we are proud to be teaching programming at Queen Anne High School

Did you know?

A few years old now but this still contains relevant thought provoking facts, which highlight the importance of Computing skills in order to prepare our young people for a future beyond school.

Reading, Writing and Programming

I can spend hours watching videos on TED. This is a 15 minute talk by a creator of the SCRATCH programming language which we use from S1 in Queen Anne High School. Even if you don’t watch the whole of this presentation I hope it opens up the world of TED talks for you.

Creativity in schools

Having seen Sir Ken Robinson and watched numerous talks by him I am a great fan. He is talking about creativity in education in this lecture – a topic addressed by all of the courses in Computing but none more so than our new Creative Industries :: Creative Computing course.