Computer Programming 101

Learn to problem-solve like a computer scientist and code like a software engineer using Python, the world’s most in-demand programming language. Develop an understanding of challenging concepts such as the systems development life cycle, programming best practices, Object-oriented programming (OOP), Integrated Development Environments (IDE), debugging, Turtle graphics and HTML & CSS while developing your presentation skills and confidence.

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Description

Learn to problem-solve like a computer scientist and code like a software engineer using Python, the world’s most in-demand programming language. Develop an understanding of challenging concepts such as the systems development life cycle, programming best practices, Object-oriented programming (OOP), Integrated Development Environments (IDE), debugging, Turtle graphics and HTML & CSS while developing your presentation skills and confidence.

This course forms part of Digital Media Academy’s Tech Accelerator program, our year-round, online, sequential learning journey for 13-18-year-olds. Tech Accelerators fuse expert instruction with real-world partnerships to get you university- and industry-ready. Over 8 Levels, you’ll curate a portfolio of Real-world Client Briefs from our leading tech and creative partners, attend Industry Masterclasses, get one-to-one Pro Mentor support and build a Career Network. Tech Accelerators: Fuel your 21st-century career.

Computer:

  • Laptop or desktop computer running Windows or macOS that meets the minimum specifications of the hardware and software listed below.
  • Built-in or external microphone
  • Built-in or external speakers or headphones
  • Google Chrome browser
  • Additional computer screen/monitor (recommended)

Software:

N.B. All software is open-source (free). Students will be supported during their first lesson to ensure software is installed and functioning correctly.

By the end of this course:

Graduate with designs, flowcharts, and fully functioning Python programs, including a calculator, card shuffler, calendar and unit converter presented on your responsive HTML/CSS web portfolio.

Throughout this course:

Deep dive into the following areas of Computer Programming, as meticulously planned by our expert industry professional curriculum designers:

  • The Way of Programming
  • Intro to Web Dev & IDE
  • Program Design, Python I/O & Import
  • Web Dev: Text Formatting, Lists & Links
  • Simple Data Types & Working with Strings
  • Intro to CSS
  • Conditionals & If Statements
  • Web Design: Box Model & Responsive Layout
  • Working with Loops
  • Working with Functions & Scoping
  • Python Revision Club
  • Web Revision Club
  • Masterclass
  • Intro to Object-oriented Programming
  • CSS @keyframes, Transition & Animation
  • Basic Data Types & Conditionals

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Info

  • Product Type: Tech Accelerators
  • Career Pathway: Computer Science + AI
  • Career Track: Artificial Intelligence
  • Level: 1
  • Pre-requisites: None
  • Age: 13-18
  • Grade:
  • Style: Teacher-led
  • Modules:
  • Certificate Awarded: Yes
  • Computer Programming 101

    Learn to problem-solve like a computer scientist and code like a software engineer using Python, the world’s most in-demand programming language. Develop an understanding of challenging concepts such as the systems development life cycle, programming best practices, Object-oriented programming (OOP), Integrated Development Environments (IDE), debugging, Turtle graphics and HTML & CSS while developing your presentation skills and confidence.

    Register
    SKU: TAAI1 Categories: , Tag:

    Starting at US$1,398