Classes

TCS Pathways
Coding 101  (Age 6+)
Coding 101 (Age 6+)

Age 6+

Get creative and learn to program! Coding 101 introduces programming fundamentals with Scratch, a drag-and-drop learning environment that makes use of user-friendly block codes.

Age: 6-12
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Coding 101
Skill Level: Beginner-Intermediate

Path: Coding Basics
Tools: Scratch

 

 

Upcoming Class:

Oct. 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14 (Saturday)

Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 (Saturday)

Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Coding 102 (Age 6+)
Coding 102 (Age 6+)

Age 6+

Coding 102 solidifies the foundation learned from Coding 101 while making it a fun experience for students to learn programming. Like Coding 101, this course makes use of Scratch for students to engage in block programming activities in an interactive environment.  They will be learning about new programming concepts such but not limited to Video Sensing, Cloning, Debugging, as well as Interactive Games and Project Designs.

Upcoming Class:

Oct. 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14 (Saturday)
Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 (Saturday)

Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Graphic Design with Canva (Age 10+)
Graphic Design with Canva (Age 10+)

Age 10+

Discover how to create a variety of posters and graphics with Canva! This course offers students an avenue to learn about the different tools & templates on Canva and how to create eye-catching graphics as they acquire several tips and tricks on how to level up their digital designs. Some of the concepts to be introduced are Canva Tools, Typography, Branding Basics, and much more.

Age: 10-19
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Graphic Design with Canva
Skill Level: Beginner - Advanced

Path: Digital Designer
Tools: Canva
Prerequisite: None

 

Upcoming Class:

Oct. 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14 (Saturday)
Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 (Saturday)

Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am,
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Intro to Google Apps (Age 6+)
Intro to Google Apps (Age 6+)

Age 6+

Learn the best tools for collaboration, communication, and creativity in this course. Google is not just a search engine! It offers a group of online tools to help you accomplish your tasks easily and effectively.

Age: 6-19
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Intro to Google Apps
Skill Level: Beginner - Advanced

Path: Digital Literacy
Tools:  Google Online Applications
Prerequisite: None


Make Your Own Game 1 (Advanced Scratch) (Age 6+)
Make Your Own Game 1 (Advanced Scratch) (Age 6+)

Age 6+

Learn how to make your own games by using Scratch! Scratch makes use of code blocks in a drag-and-drop environment to build a student’s programming fundamentals. Creativity and critical thinking are highly encouraged as the students build their very own games, animations, and stories.

Age: 6-12
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Make Your Own Game 1
Skill Level: Beginner-Intermediate

Path: Game Developer
Tools: Scratch by MIT Media Lab

Upcoming Class:

Oct. 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14 (Saturday)
Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 (Saturday)

Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am


Make Your Own Website 1 (Age 11+)
Make Your Own Website 1 (Age 11+)

Age 11+

In this course, students will be introduced to the role of code and programming by creating their own websites. Students will be learning the basics of HTML and CSS, from basic tags to adding design features to websites. They will then be applying their knowledge by conceptualizing, designing and coding their own websites. Website projects will include personal web gallery, sample portfolio site.

Age: 11-19
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Make Your Own Website 1
Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Path: Website Developer
Tools: HTML, CSS, JavaScript


Online Learning ToolKit for Kids
Online Learning ToolKit for Kids

Age 6+

Learn how to navigate the digital world and be able to use online tools to help you prepare for online learning.  This course explores both the practical and technical aspects of being a digital learner. Students learn how to act responsibly online, as well as protect themselves from online threats. They will also learn some online tools such as Google Apps and Canva, that they can use for online / distance learning.

Age: 6-19
Duration: 10 hrs
Course: Online Learning ToolKit for Kids
Skill Level: Beginner - Advanced

Path: Digital Literacy
Tools:  Google Apps, Canva, etc.
Prerequisite: None


Python for Kids 1 (Age 10+)
Python for Kids 1 (Age 10+)

Age 10+

Python for Kids aims to build the foundational skills of the students for computational thinking. Beginning with the basics of coding, students will get knowledge on concepts such as using variables, applying operators, making conditional statements and loops. These concepts are the foundations of paths leading to and beginning with Data Sciences. While Python is a language that is easy to use, it is also one of the fastest growing programming languages which will give students an early advantage in the global tech industry.

Upcoming Class:

Oct. 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14 (Saturday)
Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 (Saturday)

Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am