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Teaching Programming in Primary SchoolsCO010A06

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration10 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Understand key programming concepts and apply them using Scratch, with this introductory course for primary or K-5 teachers.

How Computers Work: Demystifying ComputationCO206A07

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration4 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
On this course, you’ll gain an understanding of how computers work at a fundamental level. You’ll explore system architecture, along with how computers use binary and logic. Once you’ve examined the von Neumann model of computer architecture and the Fetch-Execute cycle, you’ll learn to...

Introduction to Cybersecurity for TeachersCO216A05

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration4 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Teaching cybersecurity in schools is an important way to help students stay safe while using technology. On this course, teachers will be introduced to the core ideas of cybersecurity that should be taught in the classroom. You will learn the different attacks that individuals and devices are vulnerable to and how to...

Introduction to Web DevelopmentCO221A04

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration3 Hours
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £0.00
Learn the basics of web development.On this course, you will first build a website using HTML and then style it with CSS and make it interactive using JavaScript.Along the way you'll learn about the box model, which describes how websites are laid out by browsers, and about the Document Object Model, which your...

Object-oriented Programming in Python: Create Your Own Adventure GameCO210A07

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration10 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Object-oriented programming is a programming paradigm based on objects and data rather than actions and logic. This online course will introduce you to the principles of object-oriented programming in Python, showing you how to create objects, functions, methods, and classes. You’ll use what you learn...

Robotics With Raspberry Pi: Build and Program Your First Robot BuggyCO224A03

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration6 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £0.00
On this course from the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll build a robot buggy controlled by a Raspberry Pi.You’ll start by learning how to connect motors to your Raspberry Pi, and how to write a Python program to control them to move your buggy.You’ll move on to adding sensors to your robot and writing...

Improving Computing Classroom Practice Through Action ResearchCO030A02

Available from05 Oct 2020
Duration2 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £0.00
Apply action research to your teaching and become a more reflective practitioner Through this course, you will become familiar with the process of classroom action research, and plan your own classroom-based investigation. You will learn about how this cyclic process can help develop lasting improvement in your...

Scratch to Python: Moving from Block- to Text-based ProgrammingCO211A07

Available from02 Nov 2020
Duration10 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Block-based programming languages like Scratch make it simple to learn and teach programming. But once you and your students have mastered it, it’s time to move on to a text-based programming language such as Python. This online course will show you how. You’ll discover how to transfer the programming...

Understanding Computer SystemsCO212A08

Available from02 Nov 2020
Duration4 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Understanding how a computer works after you press the power button is key to working with technology effectively. On this course, you will explore what happens inside the machine and learn how computers turn inputs into outputs.You will learn what the computer operating system does and why you need it. You will also...

Understanding Maths and Logic in Computer ScienceCO213A07

Available from02 Nov 2020
Duration4 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
The mathematical aspects of computer science can be difficult to understand and teach. On this course, you will be introduced to maths and logic in computing in an engaging way. Using the concept of an escape room, you will learn activities and games to help improve your knowledge and skills in this subject. You...

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