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GCSE Computing topics

Beginning Python

In this section we will cover the basics of programming in Python. This is suitable for beginners to Python, or programming in general, and in particular it covers the topics required for the UK Computing GCSE.

  • Using variables and expressions to perform calculations.
  • Interacting with the user via print and input statements.
  • Program flow using sequence, selection and iteration.
  • Simple data types - lists and tuples.
  • Reading and writing files.