Code Art

Provided by Skills Development Scotland
Young people will learn to create shapes using computer programming. Using HTML and CSS, they will create their own artwork, learning how to change size, colour and positions of their shapes. This will give them an understanding of how the coding languages work and an insight into the digital careers. Suitable for pupils in P7-S3. This activity can be delivered virtually or in person in the classroom.

Sector

Computing and ICT, Design, arts and crafts

Curriculum areas

Expressive arts, Technologies

Outcomes

Align interests to skills and careers, Connection between skills and work, Connection between subject choices and work, How skills, interests and strengths relate to work, Making decisions, Recognise range of skills, Understand sector skills and knowledge

Type of opportunity

Sector awareness

Target audience

Primary School Pupil, Secondary S1 to S3 (11-14 year old)

Aimed at

Additional support needs, Addressing gender bias, At risk of homelessness, Disability, Disengaged (at risk of negative destination), Care experienced young people

Venue/Location Details

Available to

Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Dumfries & Galloway, Dundee City, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Lothian, East Renfrewshire, Edinburgh (City of), Eilean Siar, Falkirk, Fife, Glasgow, Highland, Inverclyde, Midlothian, Moray, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Orkney Islands, Perth & Kinross, Renfrewshire, Scottish Borders, Shetland Islands, South Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, Stirling, West Dunbartonshire, West Lothian

Open date

1st September 2021 - 26th June 2022
Duration: (s)
Recommended group size: 500

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