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.