Introduction to Raspberry Pi's

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Computing & Digital Technology

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Fees

Fees
£40

Start Date

Start Date
14 January 2021

Day(s)

Day(s)
Thursday

Start Time

Start Time
09:00

End Time

End Time
16:00

Duration

Duration
3 weeks

In a nutshell

The Raspberry Pi is a series of small, single-board computers developed to teach basic computer science but which have also become popular in fields such as robotics and automation. This course will introduce you to the Raspberry Pi, its uses and how to unlock its potential.

This course is for...

…anyone who wants to start exploring computing and learning basic programming.

Course content

This introductory course will help you:

  • Understand the basics of the Raspberry Pi
  • Connect keyboards and mice to the Raspberry Pi
  • Consider different operating systems
  • Program basic commands
  • Start to experiment with the potential of the Raspberry Pi

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

From here you can continue to explore the world of computing! If you’d like to learn more about IT and Computing, why not enrol on one of our many part time or full time IT and Computing courses?

Where can I study Introduction to Raspberry Pi's?

NPCE3217AA
City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 14 January 2021

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

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