This class is to introduce kids into the world of coding and analytical problem solving using Python. Upon completion of the course, kids are expected to create Python programs and debug code independently. Kids are also expected to understand key data structures in Python and be able to use algorithms like loops and recursion to solve analytical problems, perform visualization in Jupyter notebook.
Bio for the lecturer
Dr. Ning earned his PhD in Computer Science from New York University. He has been working in various quantitative modeling and development roles for major investment banks and hedge fund. He is passionate about high performance computing, software design and STEM education.
Typing speed: 25 wpm minimum; 30 wpm recommended.
Prior programming exposure: block programming such as Scratch and etc.
Analytical readiness: be comfortable working with numbers and code. 9~10 yrs recommended.
For best result, a fast laptop (<2yr old) with 8GB RAM is required, running Windows. Other platform is ok but no support will be provided.
【Course ID: CS203-01】Python Level III (Grade 5-7)——Lecturer: Ms.Lucy
Time: Every Saturday 2:00PM 3:30PM 1.5hr
Schedule: 9/19, 26. 10/3,10, 17, 24,31. 11/7, 14, 21, 28. 12/5 (12 times)