When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor TBC ITC HPL - Grade H
  • Course Code K23ITCA04C
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Introduction to Programming introduces learners to the logical mind of computing – how computers work with programming languages, and how to write in a way they will understand. Using pseudocode, these lessons are directly applicable across a range of different programming languages. Also will introduce learners to new methods of understanding and 'de-coding' everyday processes, aiding them in the production of programming code through subsequent language specific courses.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • How computers interpret programming languages, and how to write in a way they will understand.
  • Introduction to key terminology: Functions, Routines, Sub Routines and Loops


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    A classroom based teaching. You will be supported by your teacher and take part in group and individual activities.

    Entry requirements

    This course is an entry level course and is an ideal starting place for someone wanting to go on to take a language-specific programming class. Some knowledge of computers would be an aid.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    You must make sure you can commit for the whole duration of the courses. Regular attendance is important.

    What you need

    You need to be digital skills enthusiast. Also have a USB/Memory stick and a folder. Pens and paper will be required. You will need an access to a computer at home and do some independent studying.

    What you can do next

    You would be able to progress to an accredited or non-accredited IT course in North Kensington centre.