Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
February 4 weeks Entry Part-Time - Day Bede Campus Skills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

In this course you will learn the fundamentals of computer programming using a high-level language such as Python.

Content will include topics such as:

- Computational thinking and algorithms
- Declaring and assigning variables and constants
- Understanding sequencing
- Selection and iteration to control the flow of the programs you create
- Using arithmetic and logical operators
- Understanding data types and data structures
- File-handling and data operations
- Graphical user interfaces
- Programming paradigms
- Integrated development environments

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Study level Cost
19+ 200.00 *subject to change

You will be taught using a range of teaching techniques including:
- Classroom teaching
- Online lessons
- Using a range of software development platforms
- Group work
- Research tasks
- Practical Activities
- Presentations

You will be assessed by:
- Developing a software solution for a given task

The course will be delivered at Bede Campus on a Tuesday evening (6pm to 8.30pm)

What’s next?

Following this course you could apply to other college courses or find an apprenticeship.

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