Introduction to Programming

Course Duration: 20 Hours Frequency of Lessons: 2 lessons of 1.5 hours per week
Day(s): Tuesdays & Fridays Start Date: Tuesday 16th July 2019
Time: 4.00pm - 5.30pm Tutor: Mr Matthew Xuereb
       
Description:
An introductory programming course with a focus on the Java programming language. This course is suitable for secondary school students that are studying or considering studying computing at ordinary level. This course gives a very good insight into programming in general.
       
Learning Material:
Full course notes are given printed to the students. Each student is also provided with a unique username that is used to access online self study material, video tutorials and examples.
       
Certification: Upon completion of the course, students will be given a Certificate of Attendance.
   
Tuition Fee: € 150    
       
Syllabus:
  • Theoretical background to programming
  • Logic Programming using Scratch
  • Robotics Overview using Sphero
  • The Java Programming Language
  • IDEs (BlueJ, NetBeans and Eclipse)
  • Data types and Variables
  • Outputs
  • User Input
  • Basics of Java Programming
    • Sequence
    • Selection (if, if..else if..else, switch..case)
    • Iteration (for, do..while, while)
  • Arrays
  • Static Methods
 
Call on 79888609 to apply for this course.