Understanding fundamental concepts of Computer Science.

Final Exam Worksheet

The final exam is at 8:30 on Friday January 23rd. The exam has multiple choice, true/false, matching, and multiple response type questions. It is word 100 marks. Here are some sample questions.

Game Maker Worksheets

Complete each worksheet by answering the questions. You may look for the answers in Game Maker or in the tutorial documents.

Course Description

This course introduces students to computer science. Students will design software independently and as part of a team, using industry-standard programming tools and applying the software development life-cycle model. They will also write and use subprograms within computer programs. Students will develop creative solutions for various types of problems as their understanding of the computing environment grows. They will also explore environmental and ergonomic issues, emerging research in computer science, and global career trends in computer-related fields.

Introduction to Computer Architecture

All lesson materials and resources can be accessed through the Desire2Learn Hub.

See How the CPU Works In One Lesson Video on YouTube

Hard drive teardown by TheEngineerGuy

LCD Monitor Teardown by TheEngineerGuy

Hardware Quiz Review

Hardware Quiz Review 1
Hardware Quiz Review 2
Hardware Quiz Review 3

Computer Hardware Links

Student Survey

Download this survey form, type your answers in the area provided, then save your work and email the file to Mr. Young at payoung@hwdsb.on.ca

Problem Solving

Try these creative problem solving puzzles.

Can You Think Outside The Box?

Student Responsibilities

Read the Student Responsibilities PDF and then complete the activity below.
Click this link to open the Student Responsibilities Learning Activity

Notes On The Introduction To Software

General PC Architecture

The Microprocessor

How Technology Works

Encyclopedias and Computing Dictionaries

These next few sites are a great source of information about the technical and trivial aspects of computer science. Check them out!