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An introduction to algorithms, programming and data in GCSE computer science - face to faceCE228H01

Start Date30 Sep 2020
Duration1 Day
VenueRemote delivered CPD
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £0.00
OverviewTake your first steps towards teaching GCSE computer science and establish a foundational knowledge base of concepts, terminology and classroom practice. Find out how algorithms are designed and how programs are written to provide clear instructions to machines. Learn about the binary system and how it's used...

Python programming constructs: sequencing, selection and iteration - face to faceCM223F01

Start Date18 Nov 2020
Duration1 Day
VenueCanterbury
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £220.00
OverviewTake your first steps to becoming a competent teacher of Python programming; this CPD will develop your foundational knowledge around the Python language. Learn how to write code to input, process and output data, and how to manipulate data stored in variables. Using the building blocks of sequence, selection...

Python programming: working with data - face to faceCM233F01

Start Date24 Nov 2020
Duration1 Day
VenueCanterbury
FeesFree
BursaryComputing Bursary up to - £220.00
OverviewAs you progress beyond the basics of Python programming, this course will help you develop the level of programming skill required for GCSE computer science. You’ll go further through the fundamentals of programming, with lots of hands-on experience under the guidance of highly successful teachers of...

Tinkering as an approach to learning across the STEM curriculumRP091

This course is an introduction to using tinkering as an approach to learning in science, computing and D&T and to build resilience in pupils at primary level

Computer processors - face to faceCP231

OverviewComputer programs are written in a language that humans understand, but what about the computer itself? Every piece of software, and the instructions and data it contains, is made up of 1’s and 0’s, handled by the central processing unit or CPU.Explore the core of a modern computer - the processor...

An introduction to algorithms, programming and data in GCSE computer science - face to faceCP228

OverviewTake your first steps towards teaching GCSE computer science and establish a foundational knowledge base of concepts, terminology and classroom practice. Find out how algorithms are designed and how programs are written to provide clear instructions to machines. Learn about the binary system and how it's used...

The internet and cyber-security - face to faceCP232

OverviewThe internet has transformed modern life bringing rich capability to networked computers. Find out how the internet works and how it has produced many new threats, resulting in the rapidly growing cybersecurity industry.You will build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected...

Python programming: working with data - face to faceCP233

OverviewAs you progress beyond the basics of Python programming, this course will help you develop the level of programming skill required for GCSE computer science. You’ll go further through the fundamentals of programming, with lots of hands-on experience under the guidance of highly successful teachers of...

Representing algorithms using flowcharts and pseudocode - face to faceCP220

OverviewAn understanding of algorithms is vital for success in GCSE computer science. Students need to know how algorithms are designed to solve a problem, and how these designs are represented to other humans.Improve your knowledge of algorithms to the level appropriate for GCSE teaching. Become confident in using...

Fundamentals of computer networks - face to faceCP222

OverviewComputer networks exist all around us. During the course, you will demystify the hardware and network topologies used for data transfer between computers, and help you make topic learning relevant and engaging to students.Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wireless, and...

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