Pre-requisite Recommendation: 8 hours or more coding experience using Scratch or similar coding platforms
Ready to venture into the ever-popular Python coding language? In this TechVenture Online PYTHON 1 Code club, students go beyond block coding and learn to code with the easy-to learn Python scripting language. Python is widely used by software developers and scientists in machine learning, banking, scientific computing, and video games. And video games are where we’ll focus! Students learn the basics of Python in this class through a series of animation and game projects designed to build upon each other, supporting students along their journey into critical thinking, problem solving and developing skills in computer science.
Our instructors support and coach students via a daily virtual classroom as they try, fail, and try again to achieve the result they want. Fee includes 1 year subscription to codesters.com so students can continue learning with us or on their own.
- Use programming logic and math
- Introduction to Python syntax and constructs
- Apply event-driven concepts to simple games
Online Club Requirements:
- Mac or Windows PC
- Internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conferencing
- TechVenture Certified Instructor
- Max 8 students per instructor, balancing personalized learning and time to socialize
- Every week: 1 hour of direct instruction plus 30-45 minutes continued learning at home