Python camp for secondary computing to GCSE level CY212 / A17

Start date
11 Dec 17
3 Days
National STEM Learning Centre, University of York, York YO10 5DD View on Google Map


Python is the most popular text based programming language used in secondary schools, and is accepted by all exam boards for assessed tasks. This intensive camp will provide you with the knowledge and confidence to teach Python. Experienced teachers will help you tackle GCSE programming tasks, enabling you to maximise the attainment of your own students.

This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
Course fees vary for participants outside the UK. Please contact for more information.



You will:

  • become confident in a Python development environment.
  • learn Python fundamentals including data types and structures, and their associated functions and libraries.
  • handle user input (including verification and validation) and formatted output.
  • develop testing and debugging skills.
  • apply these confidently to GCSE-style tasks.


Python camp for secondary computing to GCSE level - day 111 December 2017 10:00-19:00
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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£900.00 +VATStandard bursary available£900.00Bursary typeENTHUSE Bursary
Our bursaries make it easy for you to attend our high impact CPD as you can claim back the bursary after the activity. Find out more.
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£900.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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