Friday 12th December, 2014Hour of Code
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Hour of Code

All first year students took part in the International Hour of Code competition which took place from Monday 8th- Friday12th December during Computer Science Education week.  The global hour of code run by Code.org saw millions of students worldwide take part in a one-hour tutorial in several different computer languages, designed to demystify computer science and also to show that anybody can learn the basics while also helping to nurture creativity and problem-solving skills.  All of the first years received a certificate upon completing their tutorials.