$441 – $490

2020 Year-End Holidays: PythonThinker 8-Day Coding Camp (Age 11+)

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• Ages 11 to 16 years old • 8-Day Camp • Online Classroom

About this Event

Learn the popular programming language Python!

Suitable for:

  • Ages 11 to 16 years old
  • No prior programming experience needed.

Camp Structure:

  • 8-Day Camp (Completed within 2 weeks)
  • Online Classroom
  • Max 1:6 Instructor to Student ratio

Camp Requirements:

  • A working laptop or computer (Recommended system - CPU: Intel Core i3-3210 3.2 GHz / AMD A8-7600 APU 3.1 GHz or equivalent, RAM: 2GB) with a strong internet connection, and a working web camera.

Camp Slots:

Choose a Camp (Part A):

Camp 1 - 26 October to 5 November (4 days/week, 1.5 hours/day)

  • Week 1: 26 Oct to 29 Oct (Mon to Thu)
  • Week 2: 2 Nov to 5 Nov (Mon to Thu)

Camp 2 - 9 November to 19 November (4 days/week, 1.5 hours/day)

  • Week 1: 9 Nov to 13 Nov (Mon to Thu)
  • Week 2: 16 Nov to 19 Nov (Mon to Thu)

Camp 3 - 23 November to 3 December (4 days/week, 1.5 hours/day)

  • Week 1: 23 Nov to 26 Nov (Mon to Thu)
  • Week 2: 30 Nov to 3 Dec (Mon to Thu)

Camp 4 - 7 December to 17 December (4 days/week, 1.5 hours/day)

  • Week 1: 7 Dec to 10 Dec (Mon to Thu)
  • Week 2: 14 Dec to 17 Dec (Mon to Thu)

Choose a time slot (Part B):

    A) 9.00 am - 10.30 am

    B) 11.00 am - 12.30 pm

    C) 2.00 pm - 3.30 pm

    D) 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm

Here's what your child will experience at the 8-day camp....

  • Experience what programming is, and how it is used professionally to solve problems and create solutions.
  • Encourage your child to want to learn how things work and develop a creator mindset.
  • Learn Coding Concepts using the popular Python Programming language.
  • Learn about commonly used programming concepts and how to create amazing programs
  • Learn specially curated algorithms** and code mini-games and applications
  • Learn about programming tools and how to use Programming IDEs
  • Each lesson will have 1 or more programs and challenges for students to complete.

** Technical Topics include sequences, string and integer variables, loops, nested loops, booleans, if-then-else conditions, nested if-then else conditions, operators and more.

Camp Outline:

Day 1 & 2: Introduction to Python and Code Syntax

  • Learn about the Python Online Coding Platform
  • Learn about Turtle Graphics and Variables
  • Learn about Code Sequences and Loops.

Day 3 & 4: Conditional Logic

  • Learning about Conditions and If-Then-Else
  • Make decisions in code using conditions.
  • Using both Conditions and Loops for projects.

Day 5 & 6: Input() and Variable Types

  • Learning about String, Integer and Boolean Variable Types
  • Variable properties and to convert variables
  • Using data variables in calculations and projects.

Day 7 & 8: Coding Mini-Programs

  • Program Challenges and coding mini-programs
  • Brainstorming Techniques
  • Learn to plan, design and code a final project.

FAQs

Qn: Is this camp conducted online?

Ans: Yes, this camp will be conducted entirely online.

Qn: What do I need to prepare for this camp?

Ans: Please make sure that your child has a working computer or laptop (Recommended system - CPU: Intel Core i3-3210 3.2 GHz / AMD A8-7600 APU 3.1 GHz or equivalent, RAM: 2GB), with a strong internet connection, and a working web camera.

Qn: Does my child need to attend the same timeslot for each day?

Ans: Yes, students will attend the same time slot for every day of the 8-day camp.

Qn: My child is younger than 11 years old, do you have courses for younger kids?

Ans: Yes, we do offer the ScratchThinker 8-Day Coding Camp for kids aged 7 to 12 or the Minecraft CodeThinker 4-Day Coding Camp for kids aged 8 to 12.

Have we answered your queries? If not, please feel free to write in to us at classes@computhink.com.sg or whatsapp us at +65 8858 6173

Here at Computhink, we are committed to delivering the highest quality in our classes, our small classroom size ensures that every child is given the attention they need to learn. We believe in having fun while learning, and to make sure they come hand in hand, our classes include activities and challenges to create an engaging learning experience for our students. We love coding, and we hope to impart this love to every child that we teach.

**Note: We will be taking photographs or videos of the students during the class. By registering your child's attendance, you are granting Computhink your permission to use photographs, videos or other materials produced during the class as part of Computhink's electronic or non-electronic promotional materials.

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