Kids CODING ACADEMY

(AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM)

Grades 3 to 7

Kids Coding Academy

Age Range: Grades 3 to 7

Prerequites: Suitable for students who have a keen interest in computer science. No prior experience is required. Good core values in the classroom is expected.

Kids Coding Academy is an after school coding academy for kids in Melbourne, Australia who are interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in computer science. The Coding Academy is part of the Innovate Program which has the primary focus on getting students to code.

Coding is an important skill to prepare students for the jobs which already exist and the jobs to be. Many more jobs are coming up which require knowledge of coding and a computer science background. Through coding, students will learn about logic, computational thinking,  improve their critical thinking and problem solving skills. They will understand how the web works and create working websites. 

By learning how to code, students will enhance their digital literacy skills, improve their ability to focus on tasks at hand and learn how to use the computer productively to their advantage, how programs work and the enjoyment that comes with thinking through things and creating something that works.

Benefits of learning how to code:

  • Learn a variety of programming languages (HTML, Java, Javascript, C++, Python) through the year
  • Improve the ability to focus
  • Develop computational thinking skills
  • Develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Take on an iterative approach to problem solving
  • Enhance Digital Literacy skills
  • Build confidence and creativity
  • Prepare for secondary education and projects at school and higher learning
  • Prepare for the jobs of the future in a rapidly advancing technological world
  • Develop patience, resilience and strong leadership skills in managing and advancing in technology

 

Kids Coding Academy Details Term 1, 2018 (Game Design & Development using Scratch)

Monday 6.00 pm Class

(Early booking required to secure an academy laptop)

Start date: Monday,  29 January 2018

End date: Monday , 26 March 2018

Session Time: 6.00 pm to 7.30 pm (Mondays)

Venue: Forest Hill College, 178 – 180 Mahoneys Road , Burwood East, VIC

Cost: $250 per term, per student (Term fees will be $260 per term, per child with effect from 1 January 2018)

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  • Kids Coding Academy Details Term 1, 2018

    (HTML, CSS, Javascript)

    4.30 pm Class

    (Early booking required to secure an academy laptop)

    Start date: Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    End date: Wednesday , 28 March 2018

    Session Time: 4.30pm to 6.00pm (Wednesdays)

    Venue: Forest Hill College,  178 – 180 Mahoneys Road , Burwood East, VIC

    Cost: $250 per term, per student (Term fees will be $260 per term, per child with effect from 1 January 2018)

  • Kids Coding Academy Details Term 1, 2018

    (HTML, CSS, Javascript)

    6.00 pm Class

    (Early booking required to secure an academy laptop)

    Start date: Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    End date: Wednesday , 28 March 2018

    Session Time: 6.00 pm to 7.30pm (Wednesdays)

    Venue: Forest Hill College,  178 – 180 Mahoneys Road , Burwood East, VIC

    Cost: $250 per term, per student (Term fees will be $260 per term, per child with effect from 1 January 2018)

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Code Academy Program Renewals

  • Bookings / Renewals can be done on this page.
  • Fees can be paid anytime during the current term for the next term before the due date.
  • Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Limited seating available.

 

NOTE:

 Please refer to the Academy Calendar for make up lessons and session changes.

Limited places available for students who do not have their own laptops. If the laptops have been booked out, other students may join this program on the condition that they BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Windows Laptop.

Terms and Conditions apply.

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