Computer programming is an important and sought-after skill in today’s workplace. People who know how to build websites, create apps and program software are increasingly in demand. However, breaking into this field can be a daunting prospect.
This bundle provides you with a structured, simple introduction to programming. It will introduce you to HTML, C++, Python and other languages. These courses contain comprehensive tutorials and lab exercises that help consolidate your learning every step of the way.
This combined course includes the following 8 courses:
- Programming Certficate Level 1
- C++ Certificate Level 1
- CSS Certificate Level 1
- HTML & CSS Certificate Level 1
- HTML5 Certificate Level 2
- Java Certificate Level 1
- jQuery Certificate Level 1
- Python Certificate Level 1
Level 1 Programming Certificate
This course will give you a high-level view of programming as a discipline. It takes you on a tour of the most common languages, explaining how each is used.
Throughout the course, you will have the opportunity to build and style a simple webpage, build an online form, write simple programs, and more. By the end, you will understand everyday programming jargon and feel confident discerning between coding languages.
Level 1 C++ Certificate
C++ is widely regarded as a reliable language. It can be used to develop software, apps and games. Because developers have built a vast library of code, it is relatively simple to create a prototype app or game. This course will teach you all the fundamental concepts you need to know to get started with C++.
The course with an explanation of how the text editor works, the best browser to use when running and learning C++, and how to create statements and titles. You will learn how to call codes sequentially, create variables and discover how to pass variables to function code.
Level 1 CSS Certificate
CSS coding is the basis of web design. Even if you are outsourcing web design tasks to someone else, a basic knowledge of CSS is still helpful as it enables you to make minor amendments with minimal assistance.
In this course, you will first learn where and how to practice your coding for free. You will learn the differences between HTML and CSS, how to identify and use “ids” and “classes,” and how to use padding in web design. The course also addresses the use of font and colour in web design, layout options and paragraph tags.
Level 1 HTML & CSS Certificate
This course will enable you to harness the latest version of HTML5 to create your own websites and apps. This course will teach you how to select a text editor, create a new file and start building a site or app using basic code.
You will then learn how to use syntax correctly when developing your project, how to preview a website as you build it and how to create lists, links and tables. You will also discover how to use simple CSS files in order to make your website appear even better.
Level 2 HTML5 Certificate
If you are comfortable with the basics of HTML, this course will help you build on your skills. The course begins with a brief overview of material covered in Level 1 before covering additional components of a webpage, including arrays, quotations, embedded media, and much more.
You will also learn about APIs, search engine readiness and how to source code from external libraries. Upon completing the course, you will be able to build functional, well-designed websites that are both useful and aesthetically pleasing.
Level 1 Java Certificate
Java is a general purpose, object oriented programming language. It is favoured by programmers because it is reliable, fast and relatively secure. It is used to build software that can be run on multiple platforms.
In this course, you will start by learning how to install Java and set up your text editor. You will then learn how to write, save and run a simple program. The course addresses data input and output, how to prevent and fix errors, how to create and use different types of variables and how to use conditionals and loops.
Level 1 jQuery Certificate
Level 1 Python Certificate
Python is a general purpose programming language that is known for its readability. It is used to create websites and applications. It is considered one of the simplest languages to learn, making it a good choice if you are new to programming.
In this course, you will begin by learning how to use the Shell Window and how to enter text in the Editor Window. You will learn how to use separators in creating new lines, create variables and incorporate operators. You will also use loops, options, strings and more to develop simple programs.
Who can take theses courses?
Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take theses courses. There are no entry requirements.
What is the structure of the courses?
Each course is broken down into individual modules. Each module takes between 5 and 60 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the courses at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the courses?
You can study the courses any time you like. Simply log in and out as often as you require. The courses are compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the courses?
Once you have completed all modules of each course, there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?
The pass mark for the test is 70%. If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed each test you can log in to your account and download/print the certificate any time you need it.