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Student A level Masterclass @ Newcastle University

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School of Computing, Urban Sciences Building, Newcastle University

Newcastle Helix

Wellington Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE4 5TG

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Free masterclass for A-Level Computer Science students.

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This is a free masterclass for A-level students, which will focus on object-oriented programming challenges and robotics.

The masterclass is part of the national Isaac Computer Science programme for A-level teachers and students. It will be delivered by Newcastle University.

In the morning, you will take part in challenges on the Isaac Computer Science platform, and in the afternoon, you will do C++ robotics/Arduino programming.

A free sandwich lunch will be provided.

All equipment will be provided.

Experience Level: This masterclass is designed for A level Computer Science students.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the differences between the procedural and object-oriented programming paradigms
  • Know why the object-oriented paradigm is used
  • Understand inheritance, encapsulation, polymorphism, composition, and overriding
  • Gain practical experience in programming robots in an object-oriented language

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School of Computing, Urban Sciences Building, Newcastle University

Newcastle Helix

Wellington Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE4 5TG

United Kingdom

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