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CS101: Intro to programming with Scratch

Course Description

The fundamental concepts of programming are introduced using Scratch, a software developed by a team at MIT, and will have students think like programmers. Through this Scratch-based program, students understand the fundamental ideas about computers and programming, and develop some basic problem-solving and project design skills. Scratch is a block-based visual programming language and online community targeted primarily at children. Users of the site can create online projects using a block-like interface. The service is developed by the MIT Media Lab, has been translated into 70+ languages, and is used in most parts of the world. As of January 2019, community statistics on the language's official website show more than 46 million projects shared.

Project 1 - Dancing Costume
Project 2 - About me
Project 3 - Automatic Drawing
Project 4 - Scenes, Conversation and Catlibs
Project 5 - Operators

Course Outcomes

Learn about problem-solving and project-design skills
Develop Logical reasoning skills and ability to fix logic errors
Developing ideas from initial conception to completed project
Understand fundamental ideas about computers and programming

FAQ

You will need a PC or Mac computer with high speed internet connection as well as a headphone with a mic.

Please contact us through email at admin@coding4youth.org, one of our counselors will assist you.

There is only ONE free make up lesson available. Please coordinate with instructors on scheduling.

Our instructor team includes students and graduates of Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering from Accredited Institutions.



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  • Computer Programming
  • Level 1
  • 9 Hours of Study
  • Prerequisite?

    No prerequisite required