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Have you ever wished you knew how to program, but had no idea where to start from? This course will teach you how to program in Scratch, an easy to use visual programming language. More importantly, it will introduce you to the fundamental principles of computing and it will help you think like a software engineer....
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Your First Computer Program

In this unit you’ll create your very first computer program! You’ll be introduced to basic programming concepts and you’ll familiarise yourself with Scratch. ...
Reading
19 видео (всего 65 мин.), 6 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video19 видео
About the Course2мин
Algorithms and Sequence2мин
Representation of Algorithms2мин
Precision and Assumptions4мин
Introduction to Scratch2мин
Options for Using Scratch1мин
Programming in Scratch5мин
Selection 2мин
Selection in Scratch3мин
Conditions within Selection1мин
Iteration: Infinite Loops3мин
Balloon Party! Changing the Looks of our Sprites5мин
Modifying Programs in Scratch 2мин
Blow the Clouds Away! 4мин
A Movie with Two Characters3мин
Summaryмин
Interview with an Informatics Researcher8мин
Interview with an Audiovisual Producer (Spanish with English subtitles)7мин
Reading6 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Syllabus10мин
Course Logistics10мин
How to use the Discussion Forums10мин
Course Team10мин
Copyright10мин
Resources for Unit 110мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Quiz 120мин
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Code Gone Loopy!

In this unit you’ll keep working with control structures, you’ll find out how to use events in your programs and how to incorporate visual and sound effects in Scratch. You’ll also start thinking about the requirements and the design of your program. ...
Reading
19 видео (всего 79 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video19 видео
Count-controlled Loops1мин
Condition-controlled Loops2мин
Recreating a Tune 2мин
Music Video3мин
Drawing Squares 4мин
Birthday Card - Butterfly Behaviour5мин
Birthday Card - Cake Behaviour 3мин
Birthday Card - Extend with If-then-else 3мин
Birthday Card - Extend with Sounds2мин
Face Effects with Event-driven Programming 5мин
Software Design 3мин
Cut the Fruit! 6мин
Software Requirements3мин
Helicopter Game Design3мин
Helicopter Game Implementation7мин
Summaryмин
Interview with a Software Engineer (Spanish with English subtitles)7мин
Interview with an Architect9мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Resources for Unit 210мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Quiz 220мин
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Remixing Games

In this unit you’ll have a go at modifying and extending existing games to create new versions. You’ll also learn about software engineering practices for testing and documenting your programs. ...
Reading
11 видео (всего 63 мин.), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 2 тестов
Video11 видео
Helicopter Game Extension with Variables7мин
Analysing the Pong Game4мин
Modifying Pong with Complex Conditions6мин
Modifying Pong into Pizza Pong 9мин
Modifying Pong into a Penalty Shootout Game6мин
Guess the Number! 8мин
A Flower Garden with Nested Loops4мин
Summary мин
Interview on Football-playing Robots8мин
Interview with a Biotechnologist (Spanish with English subtitles)5мин
Reading2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Resources for Unit 310мин
How-to guide for peer-reviewed projects10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Quiz 320мин
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Reusing Your Code

In this unit you’ll be introduced to procedures and cloning in Scratch, and you’ll apply these ideas to reuse your code. ...
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11 видео (всего 61 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video11 видео
Catch the Mouse with Procedures9мин
Generalising a Program for Drawing Squares7мин
Staircase3мин
Hunting Ghosts with Cloning6мин
Fireworks6мин
A Modular Program for Bursting Bubbles5мин
Wave5мин
Summaryмин
Interview on Entrepreneurship and Programming (Spanish with English subtitles)9мин
Interview with a Jewelry Designer5мин
Reading1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Resources for Unit 410мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Quiz 420мин
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автор: EDApr 5th 2016

the course is what the name says it is, an introduction to programming, great course for any code beginner. Lecturer is doing amazing job and keeping the lectures interesting, easy and understandable.

автор: KDSep 20th 2015

I love the way this course is designed! It's a really wonderful breath of fresh air.\n\nScratch is a wonderful tool for understanding programming before jumping into courses in programming languages.

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Dr Areti Manataki

Teaching and Research Fellow
Centre for Medical Informatics

Inés Friss de Kereki

PhD
Engineering School, Universidad ORT Uruguay

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