From consumer of content to empowered creator
Age: 13 to 16 years
5 days, 90 minutes per day
1:1 online class
Best suited for : Everyone. This versatile language has applications from gaming to advanced machine learning.
About Python Programming
If you’re going to learn how to code, why not choose one of the most used coding languages in the world? Consistently ranked 1st as the “Most Popular Coding Language”, Python is versatile and a practical text-based programming language that is suitable for students with zero coding experience, as well as data scientists and AI developers alike. Junior programmers will use Replit – a powerful platform to code online create their first Python projects.
Your Child Will Learn
- Coding and programming skills are the most in-demand in today’s digital age. Python – the fastest growing programming language –is a great place to start your teen’s journey. This introductory Python Programming Camp prepares your teen for more advanced areas like artificial intelligence (AI) or machine learning.
About This Camp
- Students will get hands-on practice with a variety of fun activities and challenges to help them build their foundation in programming.
- Cover introductory programming concepts including variables, data structures, conditionals, operators and more while learning Python syntax.
- They will then build on that knowledge by importing Python libraries and exploring the different functions they enable.
Prerequisites: This is a beginner level camp with no experience necessary
A Sneak Peek of the Projects They’ll Be Creating
A laptop or tablet with connected keyboard and mouse, webcam,
and a good Wi-Fi connection.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Python?
Python is one of the most versatile programming languages and a great programming language for kids to learn. It is popularly used for everything from Game Design to Machine Learning & AI to Data Science. With it’s simplified syntax, it’s one of the most exciting and lucrative programming languages of the century.
Why should my child learn with YouTube?
With it’s versatility, Python can be used in Game Design, Robotics, advanced programming and much more, making this introductory Python camp a great stepping stone to more advanced STEM possibilities!
What college and career opportunities can this course lead to?
Aside from lucrative careers in fields like Game Design, Software Engineering, Data Science and more, traditionally non-STEM jobs like Marketing or Finance have also become increasingly tech-focused over the years. Python is high up on the list of in-demand tech skills for anyone entering the work force.
What is the online camp experience like?
Students who have a busy schedule will benefit from our online camps as it greatly reduces the commute time to and from class! They will need to spare only 90 minutes a day from the comfort of home to attend the online camp! As with all our classes, students will benefit from a private online 1-on-1 class with an experienced tutor.
Is this lesson suitable for all skill levels?
Absolutely! Because our Online Private Lessons are 1-on-1 with an instructor, the curriculum is customized to meet your teen’s skill level, unique interests, and long-term goals. Whether they are just starting out or super advanced, our experienced instructors will engage them to bring out their best!
What are the technical requirements for this lesson?
Students will need a Windows or Mac computer with audio and video capabilities. We do not recommend tablets, as the multi-tasking ability between Zoom and other required software is often unreliable or nonexistent.