Class Code: Python beginner class @ John Forrest secondary college
Class time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Class starting date: 16/2/2021
Class completion date: 23/3/2021
Duration: 6 weeks – every Tuesdays during the school term (no classes on public holidays)
Equipment: Student is advised to bring the laptop to the class.
John Forrest secondary college students and students from other schools are welcome to join the class.
Codekids programs are independent to the school.
Codekids is running a set of after school programming courses at John Forrest Secondary College.
Students will learn to code using Python and creating fun games and useful applications. Python is particularly suitable for this age group because it is concise, easy to read and has multiple applications in the real world such as web development, app development and other scientific uses. It is the most popular programming language in the world and is widely used by leading tech companies including Google, Amazon and Facebook.
This class is a great introduction to both fundamental coding concepts and the Python programming language. Upon completion of this course, students will be comfortable coding in Python and will have the confidence to extend their knowledge at home.
- Learn Python syntax (structure)
- Use loops and conditionals (IF/THEN/ELSE)
- Understand variables (number, Boolean, string)
- Create and use functions
(Offer in Term1, 2021)