Teaching London Computing runs several courses throughout the year, at different London locations, for computing teachers in London.
This is a ten week course beginning on Wednesday 7 May 2014 and you can also see details of all our other CPD courses.
Computing CPD (GCSE) Summer – ten weeks (KCL), 7 May 2014
The aim of this course is to prepare ICT teachers for the new Computing Curriculum and to give them the subject knowledge to teach Computing/Computer Science up to GCSE level and to give them the confidence to set up Computer Science courses in their schools. The programming language used is Python3 and we assume that participants will be ICT teachers and that they will have at least tried out Scratch.
More information on what’s taught on the courses can be found at our GCSE computing page.
Course start date: Wednesday 7 May 2014 (ends on Wednesday 16 July 2014 with a half-term break on 28 May)
Course duration: Ten Wednesday evenings
Tutors: William Marsh and Margaret Derrington
Course code: Computing CPD (GCSE) Summer 10w
Qualified Teacher Status in ICT or experience of teaching ICT in a secondary school. It will help to have some experience of a ‘drag and drop’ programming language such as Scratch and perhaps turtle drawing programs like LOGO.
Fees and other information
Cost of Course £300.
Less Discount £150 (for London Teachers) – please see our information on Fees and Funding.