Computing - Introduction to Coding

SACE Stage 1

Home Computing - Introduction to Coding


Computing - Introduction to Coding

Integrated Learning

SACE Stage 1

10 credits


This course develops basic computing skills and introduces students to coding. Successful completion of this course can lead into other Information Technology courses. The course develops skills to develop building blocks for understanding of concepts that create programming languages. The course introduces students to many software packages that deal with elementary units of concepts of programming and applications. Additionally, it will involve using software packages such as Word and presentation packages such as PowerPoint.

Course Content
Assessment
Overview
  • Building blocks of programming
  • Creating and designing small programs
  • Researching, collecting and presenting data
  • Introduction to applications
  • Reflection writing

Pathways

Practical Exploration 40%
Connections 40%
Personal Venture 20%