Noe-icon-32
Theoretical computers for KS3 computing teachers - Fun With Finite State Machines in 2019 Monday Dec 9, 2019 from 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Organised by: John WoollardJohn Woollard Hosted by:
Computing At School
Tickets: This is a FREE event book here: Status: Live, Tickets sold: 3 

On behalf of Computing At School


Theoretical computers for KS3 computing teachers - Fun With Finite State Machines in 2019


hosted by

Computing At School


Monday Dec 9, 2019 from 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Topics and activities included: state diagrams, abstraction for programming and understanding the Turing machine.

In this Unit, through a number of classroom activities, we introduce some theoretical models of computation that were developed by early computer scientists to try to formalise the notion of an algorithm. This goes right to the heart of Computer Science, encouraging learners to reason about what it means to compute something.

Training event using the CAS Tenderfoot resources http://www.computingatschool.org.uk/Tenderfoot

Introductory video for Theoretical Computers: https://goo.gl/2rqZcB

Light refreshments available


For further information: John Woollard (John.Woollard@computingatschool.org.uk)

Electronic Privacy
Computing At School (CAS) communicates with its interested parties by email. I understand that CAS will not pass on my email address to other organisations.

Data Protection Act 1998
CAS as part of the BCS Group will hold your personal data on its computer database and process it in accordance with the Act. This information may be accessed, viewed and used by CAS for administrative purposes and conducting market research. All of these purposes have been notified to the Commissioner. If you are based outside the European Economic Area (the 'EEA'), information about you may be transferred outside the EEA in accordance with the requirements of the Act.

Full legal and privacy notices: http://www.bcs.org/category/5655