Coding or programming

Coding classes for kids

We teach Python programming to kids of age group 8-12 years. The course is designed for absolute beginners. Example code below

We will guide the students on how to use the Python tools and run the programs on their laptop or desktop through online live classes. Our coding classes are interactive sessions as you can see from the video below

The coding group course has a total of 12 hours of interactive sessions. Group class is usually offered as eight sessions of 1.5 hours each. We also have a weekday evening batch of 12 sessions of 1 hour each. The current fee is S$280. Classes are usually conducted for a small group of 3-4 students. Often, new batches are announced on our FB page and our website here. Write an email to us to check the availability for a specific time slot.

Python can be downloaded free. No other software is required to attend the classes. Your kid can join the course by logging into Classvio account using Chrome or Firefox browser on their computer.

Study progress is checked after each session through quizzes and programming assignments. Correct answers for the quiz will be visible immediately once submit the quiz. The teacher will discuss the answers for both quiz and programming assignments in the next class. Hence it is crucial to complete the assignments before the next class. You can allocate a maximum of one hour between classes.

The topics covered are as below
  1. Introduction computer programming & Python
  2. Variables and expressions - Your first program
  3. Program flow and conditional branching - If else
  4. Repeating tasks - Looping
  5. Revision - simple programs
  6. Drawing using Python - turtle
  7. Introduction to Functions and Modules
  8. What is Game Programming and Artificial Intelligence

The last topic is a briefing session to give an idea about game programming and AI.

The instructor for the group class is Syam (NUS M.Tech, Lancaster MBA). He is an entrepreneur and founder of Classvio.

Coding classes for adults and customized courses for kids

We arrange private lessons with customized topics if you prefer individual attention. We provide individual classes once you complete the basic group course. We have the following teachers who can give private lessons. These teachers also offer beginner classes to adults

  1. Manjula
  2. Uttam

For a full list of teachers, please search here using keyword "Programming" or "Python".

We have teachers who can provide Scratch programming to kids of age 5-8 years. We also have teachers for Java, C#, .net etc.