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Teen Coding With Python II – Week-long

Advanced Teen Python Programming Course

Take your coding further with this second step in learning Python. This course builds on the Python fundamentals covered in the Teen Coding with Python course. 

Ages:

13-17

Equipment:

Laptop, required

Currently available in:
  • Online
Pricing details
Price:  

£316

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

Teen Coding With Python II – Week-long

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

from £220

Course highlights

Taking the next step

Taking the next step

Take your journey into Python to the next level, extending and deepening your understanding of the language that underpins the vast majority of AI and Machine learning projects.

Build on the basics

Build on the basics

Build on the fundamentals learnt in our Teen Coding with Python 1 course

Become a better coder

Become a better coder

Become self-sufficient when programming in Python. Learn to debug, test and design your programs to be robust as well as where to go for help and support.

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Course Overview

Take your coding further with this second step in learning Python. This course builds on the Python fundamentals covered in the Teen Coding with Python course and helps you to deepen your knowledge of this powerful and popular coding language that is helping a wide range of industries push the boundaries of digital innovation and creation. 

Our specialist tutors will help you to develop more robust programming proficiency by developing your knowledge and use of advanced strings & expressions, file IO’s and data structures applied within challenge-focused environments. 

Whether you dream of building the next million-pound start-up, working at Facebook or Google, or becoming a Data Scientist, this course will give you a valuable skill to build a rewarding career in whatever field you choose. 

This is an online learning course taught live by an expert tutor who is DBS-checked. You will join a small group of other young learners, working together and making lots of progress in fun and interactive sessions. All sessions are monitored and recorded for safety.

For details of how this course covers the coding components of GCSE Computing, download the mapping grid here. Students will also cover topics such as Object Oriented Programming and Creating GUIs which they often won’t encounter until they study Computer Science at A Level or beyond.

This course is also available in part-time and in-person formats.

Course ratings

How much did you enjoy your course? Score: 4.4/5
How would you compare your experience at Fire Tech to school? Score: 4.2/5
How likely are you to create with technology for fun, using the skills you learned? Score: 4.2/5

Source: Post-course feedback, 142 ratings, Apr 2020 – Apr 2021

What your child will learn

  • Explore Object Oriented Programming in more depth, following on from its introduction in Teen Coding with Python 1
  • Explore different Python IDEs and which is the best choice for a given use case
  • How to install third-party libraries to extend Python's functionality
  • Automated testing of programs
  • Making Python code interact with websites, web services and online data sources
  • Identify everyday tasks that could be automated using Python

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45 minutes

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Lesson and finish

Fire Tech Camp was a great experience and the best camp I've ever been to. I think the camp does a great job in combining fun with learning.

Emma, 13yr old programmer