Courses

Yuleblinker offers a range of courses for Computer Science teachers. Below is a list of current course titles. Click on any course title to view a detailed description of the course.

Course title Description Topic area
Introduction to Python for Computing Science teachers

Python is fast becoming a firm favourite for teaching and learning Computing Science. The language emphasises clean, elegant, clutter-free, easy to write code and syntax. It is available on Windows, Mac, Linux and even on microelectronic platforms like the Raspberry Pi. It is also completely free.

This one day course will introduce you to the Python language, writing simple Python applications and software choices for writing and editing Python.

This course is aimed at Computing Science teachers supporting pupils at all levels. Python can be used from Secondary 1 all the way up to Advanced Higher and beyond. Many teachers have made the choice of Python as the language they will use for all levels.

The topics and examples covered in this course will be of particular interest to those teaching National 5,Higher and Advanced Higher Computing Science but they are also relevant for teachers who want a better understanding of and skills in Python coding to support pupils at all levels.

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