Introduction to Programming - Become a Coder

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Computing and Digital Technology

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Fees

Fees
£10

Start Date

Start Date
04 February 2022

Day(s)

Day(s)
Friday

Start Time

Start Time
09:30

End Time

End Time
15:15

Duration

Duration
1 day

In a nutshell

Computer programming and code is the basis for much of the technology we use in everyday life. So if you’re interested in finding out more about it, this is the ideal introduction.

This course is for...

…those who want to start exploring computing.

Course content

This course has been specifically designed to help you:

  • Understand the basics of programming including algorithms
  • Develop your understanding of programming languages such as Python and C++
  • Find creative approaches to computing
  • Program a Lego Robot and Raspberry Pi
  • Develop your problem solving skills

There’s a formal practical test at the end of the course to demonstrate understanding, which will allow you to receive a Coleg Gwent certificate.

Entry Requirements

All you need is an interest in this area and a willingness to learn.

Additional information

Why not continue to explore the world of computing and enrol on one of our many part time or full time IT and Computing courses?

NSCE3230AA
City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 04 February 2022

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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