About Online Coding Course for Beginners (Live Sessions)
In the 21st century, coding has become a mainstream skill that opens up a lot of doors for people working towards a better future for themselves. Hence, we're offering a unique opportunity for children to learn to code from expert trainers hailing from Virginia Tech, BITS Pilani & Microsoft.
This 8 session course designed for children, introduces the basics of coding through fun projects using the GUI-based coding software Avishkaar Maker Studio with an in-built simulator.
Class Schedule for Live Sessions
|Session 1||14th March, 2020|
|Session 2||17th March, 2020|
|Session 3||19th March, 2020|
|Session 4||21st March, 2020|
|Session 5||24th March, 2020|
|Session 6||26th March, 2020|
|Session 7||28th March, 2020|
|Session 8||31st March, 2020|
Details of the session:
- There will be eight sessions, each session having a duration of 1 hour.
- The course shall be conducted from 14th to 28th March over 3 slots – 10 am to 11 am, 3 pm to 4 pm & 5 pm to 6 pm. Days for the session will be Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
- Seats are limited and on a first-come-first-serve basis only.
- The cost of the eight-session course is Rs.3999/- (inclusive of taxes).
- The sessions will be conducted online/virtual classrooms on Google Hangouts
Training Concluded on 31st Mar 2020!
Basics of Coding
What does it actually mean to code? What are the uses of coding and programming?
Intro to Algorithms and Flowcharts
Learn how to design the flow of the program
Variables and Datatypes
Learn about variables and different types of datatypes that you can use while coding
Finite and Infinite Loops
Concept of finite/infinite loops and counters.
This module will cover mathematical and conditional operators and the concept of conditional statements
Patterns and Sprites
A sprite is a a two-dimensional bitmap that is the building block of game design
See your code actually work in the online simulator
At the end of this course, you will be able to code and design your own games.
Training Cost is Rs 3999/-
*Terms & Conditions Apply
What will you code in this course?
Laptop with webcam
Internet Connection (preferably broadband)
An Avishkaar account (create one on www.avishkaar.cc/register)
A GMail account (to login to Google Hangouts)