Girls Programming

Computer programming in a fun environment.

Description

This course introduces coding fundamentals. The course is designed for girls to emphasize that coding can be a fun and creative endeavor, especially for girls who have no programming experience. Instructors use programming exercises and directed experimentation to teach concepts in a fun and practical way. Our teaching methodology uses the APCS graphics library, an open-source teaching tool developed here at Techlab to make our student's first experience with programming a creative and intuitive experience.

Concept
  • programming fundamentals
  • handling variables, data-types, iterations
  • hands-on coding w/ interactive experimentation
Prerequisites

No prior coding experience needed.

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