About the Course

Core Computer Science: For the IB Diploma Program is a new educational resource for all students who need to understand the core themes of Computer Science. The book references the assessment statements in the 2014 IB Computer Science subject guide, while remaining flexible enough to be used in any educational setting, including programming courses.

The book comprehensively presents all core Computer Science aspects in plain English, allowing native and non-native English language users to gain the maximum benefit.

Features include:

  • Plain English language
  • Diagrams and illustrations for key concepts
  • More than 200 examination-style questions with answers
  • Use of flowcharts, pseudo-code, as well as the creation of actual working code in the Java Programming Language
  • References to the assessment statements in the IB Computer Science subject guide

This book allows both students and teachers to follow the wide-ranging IB Computer Science syllabus, confident that all aspects of theory and practice have been covered.