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Understanding Block Based Programming for Parents (5 hours)

Overview

Empower yourself as a parent by learning the fundamentals of block-based programming, a popular and accessible entry point into the world of coding for children. This course is designed to help parents understand how block-based programming works, its educational benefits, and how they can support their children's learning journey in this innovative coding environment.

Key learnings

Introduction to Block-Based Programming: Discover what block-based programming is, its origins, and why it is a preferred method for teaching programming concepts to beginners, especially children.

Key Tools and Platforms: Explore popular block-based programming tools such as Scratch, Blockly, and Microsoft MakeCode, understanding their features, user interfaces, and how they cater to different age groups.

Educational Benefits: Learn about the cognitive and educational advantages of block-based programming, including problem-solving skills, logical thinking, and creativity.

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Preparations

A curious and creative mindset is the only requirement!

Our Campus
Causeway Bay
18/F, Tower 535, 535 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay, HK
Hung Hom
Kerry Hotel, 38 Hung Luen Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
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Aldwych House, 71-91 Aldwych, London WC2B 4HN
Campus | Causeway Bay
18/F, Tower 535, 535 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay, HK
Campus | Hung Hom
Kerry Hotel, 38 Hung Luen Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong
Campus | London
Aldwych House, 71-91 Aldwych, London WC2B 4HN

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