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New Term at Sydney Programming School. Our plan for July – August – September 2015.

Welcome back to Sydney Programming School and a particular welcome to our new students and their families. As we head into new programming courses, we all have a chance for a fresh start, to aim for new achievements in learning how to code.

It seems extraordinary and ‘only yesterday’ that our first students were focusing on their very first programming projects. We hope that the past term has brought both new programming experience and lots of fun to all members of our community.

With the advent of a new Term there is much awaiting everyone in programming courses. We are happy to announce Sydney Programming School plan for July – August – September 2015.

This term we will run three different courses.

1.

  • Course Name: Game Development For Beginners
  • Age: School students from Year 2 to Year 5
  • Program: Students will learn basics of programming by creating simple computer games using Scratch Programming Environment (scratch.edu.mit)
  • Time: Every Thursday  4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Location: Mosman Art Gallery
  • Starting date: 23rd July 2015

2.

  • Course Name: Game Development. Level 2
  • Age: School students from Year 2 to Year 5
  • Program: Students will create a racing game with 3D elements using Scratch Programming Environment (scratch.edu.mit)
  • Time: Every Monday  3:30 pm – 4:30 pm; 4:40 pm – 5:40 pm
  • Location: Mosman Art Gallery
  • Starting date: 20th July 2015

3.

  • Course Name: Web Development for Beginners. Level 1
  • Age: School students from Year 6 to Year 9
  • Program: Students will create their own websites and study basics of HTML/CSS and JavaScript
  • Time: Every Monday 5:50 pm – 6:50 pm
  • Location: Mosman Art Gallery
  • Starting date: 20th July 2015

We are also planning to have computer programming camps during the next school holidays (21 – 28 September and 28 September – 2 October).

Details to be announced shortly.

Have a great term, and hope to see you all soon.

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