Teen Coding with Python

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Learn how to use coding program Python and understand code with this Teen Coding with Python course. This course is ideal for those with a keen interest in computing and coding…

  • Ideal for learning more about a hobby or extra curricular home education.
  • Learn one of the most in demand coding languages in the world!
  • Perfect accompaniment for GCSE computer science.
  • Students learn to use variables, integers, floats, strings, loops, file I/O’s and data structure.
  • Build confidence with Python.
  • Will need own laptop or PC ideally MacOs 10.12 or Windows 7.
  • Learning through videos, online activities and informal quizzes.
  • Online classroom access for asking tutors questions.
  • Monthly live Q&A hosted by tutors.
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

For those budding digital and computer enthusiasts, this Teen Coding with Python course will teach kids everything they need to know about the most in-demand coding languages in the world!

This course will boost computer skills and give a whole new range of skills that may not be available at school.

Discover how to use Python and the core coding principles including variables, loops, if statements, and functions. Create data structures and learn how to program design patterns and make reusable code.

Students will also gain access to an online classroom where they will be able to post questions for tutors to respond to. In addition to this, they will also be invited to a monthly live Q&A session with a tutor, optional but encouraged, to help learners get the most out of their course.

This course is ideal for keeping kids entertained during the school holidays and giving them the opportunity to learn something new, without having to worry about juggling with homework.

Those that complete can progress onto Teen Coding with Python Advanced.

Course Duration


Course Outcome

Competent in Python and a certificate of completion.

Entry Requirements

Available to anyone but recommended for ages 14-17. Access to recent laptop/computer.


Informal quiz.

Course content

Extra info

Course requirements

There are a number of requirements needed before you enrol your child on this course. This course is recommended for those aged 14-17 years old.

Virtual sessions

You must be 17 or under to participate in the virtual classroom sessions for safeguarding reasons.

Computer requirements

A basic laptop from the last five years will be sufficient. You will need to have your own device in order to connect to our online learning platform. We recommend the following PCs are suitable.

– MacOs 10.12 or later
– All intel based Macbooks and iMacs since 2015
– Min 1GB available storage

Windows Device
– Windows 7 or later
– Using Intels i3 (i5 recommended) since 2013
– Min 1gb storage space available

Internet speed

– 15mbps connection or better is recommended.

For reference, if you can stream YouTube videos full screen without buffering and it looks good then you’re good to go!

Study method

This course will be studied through distance learning online. Learn when and wherever you can, as long as you have access to the internet. The course will be available online, so receiving your materials is easy.

Students will work independently at their own pace through learning materials and assignments, and will also receive tutor support via email and telephone.

Virtual sessions

A virtual classroom is set up for students to ask their tutor any questions as they progress their course, in addition to a live monthly Q&A session.

Please note: you must be 17 or under to participate in the virtual classroom sessions for safeguarding reasons.


All of the course is housed on an online learning platform. There are a number of tasks to complete and an informal quiz to test skills gained.

Course Outcome

At the end of the course, students will have key skills needed for understanding and writing code.  Once they have finished the course, their profile with XP points (experience points) will be sent by email.


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