Transitioning to Python

Tutor : Jamie Holroyde

Sunday 17th March: 2:00 to 3:30 pm : Upper Hall, MacRobert Hall, Tarland, AB34 4YL

This workshop is aimed at those who want to transition from Scratch to Python, and early Python users. You should be an experienced coder who understands the basics of programming.

It will cover :

  • Strengths and weaknesses of Python v Scratch;
  • Getting started;
  • Practical exercises to demonstrate the most commonly used commands and how to run them;
  • Installing python and accessory software on your own computer

Tutor : Jamie Holroyde taught himself Python so effectively that he recently won an International Coding Competition run by CoderDojo. He will be leading the workshop supported by members of the Everything Electronic Team.