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Two-Day Python Programming Course for GCSE Saturday Oct 14, 2017 9:00AM until Sunday Oct 15, 2017 5:00PM
Organised by Master Teacher: Darren TraviDarren Travi Hosted by: St John Bosco Arts College
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Two-Day Python Programming Course for GCSE

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October 14, 2017 at 9:00AM


St John Bosco Arts College

A CPD course for ICT teachers of all abilities, this will equip you with the skills and confidence to teach, in an interesting and engaging way, the GCSE CS curriculum, including the programming content and skills required for approaching examination questions as well as the non-examination assessment.

IF BOOKING FOR ONE DAY ONLY, THE CHARGE IS £150 (TWO DAYS = £270)

COURSE OUTLINE

DAY 1 - GCSE OVERVIEW AND UNDERSTANDING PROGRAMMING

NEA analysis and skills audit

Variable assignment, data types, selection, and iteration

Creating user interfaces, validation, formatted output

Use of functions with global and local variables

DAY 2 – ADVANCED NEA-focused skills

Files and data, lists, searching and sorting

Bringing it all together – the modular approach

Delegates will each work at a computer and receive collective and individual tuition throughout the day. This is a practical training course that will help you teach GCSE computing.



1) GCSE Computing Programming Course – Liverpool – 2 days

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th October 2017

St John Bosco Arts College, Storrington Ave, Liverpool L11

 

2) GCSE Computing Programming Course Birmingham – 2 days

Saturday and Sunday 4th and 5th November 2017

Eden boys school 150 Wellhead Lane, Birmingham B42 2SY

 

3) GCSE Computing Programming Course High Wycombe – 2 days

Saturday and Sunday 18th and 19th November 2017

Royal Grammar School, Amersham Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13 6QT

 

4) GCSE Computing Programming Course – London – 2 Days

Monday and Tuesday 18th and 19th December 2017

St James Church 197 Picadilly, St. James's, London W1J 9LL

 

5) GCSE Computing Programming Course High Wycombe – 2 days

Thursday and Friday 15th and 16th February 2018

Royal Grammar School, Amersham Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13 6QT

 

6) GCSE Computing Programming Course – London – 2 Days

Monday and Tuesday 4th and 5th June 2018

St James Church 197 Picadilly, St. James's, London W1J 9LL


There are two teachers on this course, both of whom have extensive experience of teaching Computer Science at GCSE and A Level. They are extensively involved with a major examinations board, providing resources, training, assessment and examinations.

Darren Travi -
Darren is Head of Computing at the Royal Grammar School in High Wycombe. A CAS Master Teacher, he leads the Buckinghamshire CAS Hub. He’s been teaching A-Level Computer Science since the 1990s and GCSE Computing since the course started in 2010. He has successfully delivered a series of CPD events aimed at supporting teachers at all levels in Primary and Secondary schools.

Ilia Avroutine -
Ilia teaches Computer Science at the Royal Grammar School. He has taught A-Level Computer Science for five years, having previously taught computing in Canada. He co-leads the CAS Bucks Hub and has run a number of training events around the country. Ilia has a wide experience of teaching computing and has co-authored the new KS3 Computing textbook for Hodders.

SPEAKERS

Darren Travi and Ilia Avroutine

All materials and resources used on this course will be made available to all delegates after the course.

HOST

Darren Travi, darren.travi@computingatschool.org.uk

St John Bosco Arts College

For further information: darren.travi@computingatschool.org.uk

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