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Beginner Level

No prior experience is expected - the course is aimed at those with no programming experience - even those who usually uncomfortable with technology.

Approx. 33 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • A key problem solving framework to use new technologies in any problem domain.

    Experience using the framework with Javascript and animated graphics.

Skills you will gain

  • Programming Principles
  • JavaScript
  • Computational Thinking
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

No prior experience is expected - the course is aimed at those with no programming experience - even those who usually uncomfortable with technology.

Approx. 33 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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University of Glasgow

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

6 hours to complete

Introductions - and starting out with CT using graphics in JavaScript

6 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 106 min), 8 readings, 5 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

8 hours to complete

Solving problems / programming a task

8 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 35 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

7 hours to complete

More complex drawings, and how to handle their descriptions

7 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 69 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
Week
4

Week 4

12 hours to complete

Animations - and consolidating what we've learned so far

12 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 52 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes

About the Computational Thinking with JavaScript Specialization

Computational Thinking with JavaScript

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