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SPRING 2021

WEEK 1 PROGRAMS ONLINE VICTORIAN SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

20 September to 23 September, 2021

MINECRAFT EDUCATION – BLOCK CODING (ONLINE)

20 Sept – 23 Sept 2021 | 09.00 am to 10.15 am

Note: on 22 Sept, class time is at 8.30 am to 9.45 am

Students learn to code using Minecraft Education edition which has a digital curriculum and provides boundless opportunities for students to explore computer science concepts, enhance their digital learning and literacy, all while also having fun, which is what learning should be like.

CHESS FOR KIDS ROOKIE (ONLINE)

20 Sept – 23 Sept 2021 | 10.30 am to 11.45 am

Note: on 22 Sept, class time is at 2.45 pm to 4.00 pm

A multiple day course, it is an introduction to chess and the rules of the game. Students will acquire knowledge of chess build on chess theory and develop basic chess strategies.

LEARN PYTHON (ONLINE)

20 Sept – 23 Sept 2021 | 1.00 pm to 2.15 pm

A multiple day computer science course which focuses on the basics of Python programming language. Python is an important coding language which is an important coding skill to have. This course introduces students to Python and teaches the basics of Python through activities and a set curriculum aimed at Python beginners.

VEX IQ VIRTUAL (ONLINE)

20 Sept – 23 Sept 2021 | 2.45 pm to 4.00 pm

This is a multiple day online robotics course. VEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. This course teaches coding concepts and the use of block based codes which allows for online engagement in robotics and learning how to code the robot through various obstacles and missions.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS

COURSE: MINECRAFT EDUCATION – BLOCK CODING (ONLINE)

Path: Computer Science  | Prerequisite: No prior experience required.

Grade: Grades 3 to 8

Date: 20 to 23 September 2021 (4 days) | Time: 9.00 am to 10.15 am daily

Note: on 22 Sept, class time is at 8.30 am to 9.45 am

Location: Online Via ZOOM (Student must have access to a laptop and stable internet connection.)

Cost: $160.00 (includes GST) | Early Bird Cost: $130.00 (while promotion lasts)

Course Description:  It’s not just play! In this module, students will learn to code using Minecraft Education edition (block coding) which has a digital curriculum and provides boundless opportunities for students to delve into computer science concepts and coding with a ton of exploration and learning. Through Minecraft Education, students will enhance their digital learning and literacy, all while also having fun, which is what learning should be like.

Complete the entire module in full and receive a digital certificate of attendance.

COURSE: CHESS FOR KIDS – ROOKIE (ONLINE)

Path: Chess | Prerequisite: No prior experience required. Suitable for beginners.

Grade: Grades 3 to 6

Date:  20 to 23 September 2021 (4 days) | Time: 10.30 am to 11.45 am daily

Note: on 22 Sept, class time is at 2.45 pm to 4.00 pm

Location: Online Via ZOOM (Student must have access to a laptop and stable internet connection.)

Cost: $160.00 (includes GST) | Early Bird Cost: $130.00 (while promotion lasts)

Course Description: A multiple day chess course for kids. This module is an introduction to chess and the rules of the game. Students will acquire knowledge of chess build on chess theory and develop basic chess strategies in this online course with live coaching with an instructor.

A digital certificate of completion will be given upon full completion of the course.

COURSE: LEARN PYTHON BEGINNER (ONLINE)

Path: Computer Science | Prerequisite: No prior experience needed.

Grade: Grades 3 to 8

Date: 20  to 23 September 2021 (4 days) | Time: 1.00 pm to 2.15 pm daily

Location: Online Via ZOOM (Student must have access to a laptop and stable internet connection.)

Cost: $160.00 (includes GST) | Early Bird Cost: $130.00 (while promotion lasts)

Course Description: A multiple day computer science course which focuses on the basics of Python programming language. Python is an important coding language which is an important coding skill to have. This course introduces students to Python and teaches the basics of Python through activities and a set curriculum aimed at Python beginners.

A certificate of completion will be emailed upon full completion of the course.

COURSE: VEX IQ VIRTUAL ROBOTICS  (ONLINE)

Path: Computer Science and Robotics | Prerequisite: No prior experience needed.

Grade: Grades 3 to 7

Date: 20  to 23 September 2021 (4 days) | Time: 2.45 pm to 4.00 pm daily

Location: Online Via ZOOM (Student must have access to a laptop and stable internet connection.)

Cost: $160.00 (includes GST) | Early Bird Cost: $130.00 (while promotion lasts)

Course Description: Robot programming in the virtual world, a virtual environment.  This is a multiple day online robotics course. VEXcode lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. This course teaches coding concepts and the use of block based codes which allows for online engagement in robotics and learning how to code the robot through various obstacles and missions.

The course teaches students to engage their logical thinking and apply their knowledge to the program in the virtual environment. Best suited for robotics students who wish to develop their coding skills as well as tackle an important module in the study of robotics.

A certificate of completion will be emailed upon full completion of the course.