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Junior Python

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Instagram. Spotify. Pinterest. All built on Python. This beginner’s course gives bright young minds a head-start on one of the world’s most in-demand programming languages.

Ages:

9-12

Equipment:

All equipment is provided

Currently available in:
  • London
Pricing details
  • London and Surrey - Oct £564 - Dec £575
  • Out of London - £414
  • 3 day abridged course (Manchester) - £254

All prices include a Microbit (electronics) that the students get to keep.

Price:   Pricing details>>

£575

Course highlights

Learn world-changing skills

Learn world-changing skills

This beginner’s course gives bright young minds a head-start on one of the world’s most in-demand programming languages.

Who this course is for

Who this course is for

This is the perfect beginner's course for kids who have already worked on block coding and are ready to move into Python. Using micro:bits, students learn to bring code into the real world with lights, sounds and actions.

Fun learning environment

Fun learning environment

Learn what code can do on screen and off. Let your new Python skills be the beginning of a world of problem-solving and creativity. Our code-long tutors will support you every step of the way.

Featured FAQ

My child will not be nine years old at the start of the course- can they still attend?

We can only welcome children into our stand alone camps and courses who will be nine by the first day of the course.  Unfortunately we do not have any flexibility for this particular limit.

Student work

Gallery of some past students work from this course

Students use Python to programme a BBC microbit

Students use Python to programme a BBC microbit

Photo: Junior Python

Course Overview

On this course – brand new for summer 2019 – kids aged 9 to 12 will be introduced to Python, the programming language that tech behemoths like Instagram, Pinterest and Spotify are all built on.

Led by our code-loving instructors, kids and teens will be taught key programming concepts and how to apply them in exciting ways, from using Python to create video games to learning the relationship between software and hardware, discovering the role of Python in the multi-billion-dollar tech industry to learning the skills they need to build their own projects at home.

Challenging, interactive and lots of fun, this course does more than just teach the fundamentals. It unlocks the world of programming for young people – and sparks the interest that makes them want to keep on exploring it.

And, if they want to keep building their knowledge, our Teen Python courses are perfect: Python And Electronics with Minecraft and Teen Coding with Python.

 

What your child will learn

  • Key programming concepts that can be applied to most coding languages
  • How to use Python, an in-demand, syntax-based programming language, to create their own projects
  • The relationship between software and hardware, using the micro:bit
  • How sensors and outputs work – and how to use them and Python to make their computer speak to the outside world
  • How to use Python to manipulate images and create 2D video games
  • The soft skills and confidence they need to create, reiterate and problem solve with their new friends
  • How to continue working on their Python project from home

Junior Python FAQs

Questions and answers of the customers

  1. A The students write real python code from day 1. The projects are not as advanced as the Teen Python course but they learn the syntax and rules of Python and become confident typing code.

Meet Leszek

Leszek studies Electronic and Information Engineering at Imperial College London and teaches our coding courses. He loves using his STEM skills to bring people together and recently created an Imperial college fantasy football app that connects 200 players together. 

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