Delivery Method - Online, Access to a Tablet or Computer with a broadband connection is required.
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Course Name - Introduction to Computer Programming (Python)
Award - Certificate of Attendance (on request).
This course is suitable for individuals who wish to learn computer programming. The course introduces computer programming through the Python programming language. Students will obtain the knowledge and skills needed to design, write and test structured computer programs– skills that can easily be transferred to any other programming languages. The course is suitable for students with no prior knowledge of computer programming as well as those who what to cement their existing knowledge.
By the end of the course learners will be able to:
The course is suitable for students with no prior knowledge of computer programming as well as those who what to cement their existing knowledge.
Tutor’s Name Mike Maycock
Tutor Biography Mike worked for over 15 years in the software industry writing and managing computer applications for a wide range of clients in many areas of industry (banking, insurance,manufacturing,transport, etc.)before retraining as a secondary school teacher. As such, Mike brings a wide range of skills to this course.
Recently Mike has written BITS Tutorial-an IT tutorial used by secondary schools to teach students computer programming and computer science, and ProCon -a VBA application used by primary schools to monitor their pupils’ progress.
Students of this course will benefit greatly Mike’s wide range of real world experience in the IT industry,as well as his knowledge of many computer languages in use today(Python, Java, VBA[for programming Excel], HTML, PHP, and SQL).
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