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The Digi Series is an innovative suite of Computing qualifications awarded by NCC Education, UK – a well-established provider of IT and Business qualifications.

Each qualification is delivered based on an up-to-date computer science curriculum that supports the teaching and learning of digital literacy and computing for young learners. It covers core digital skills, coding, computational thinking and online safety at each stage which can be taken individually.

Digi offers the essential core skills for developing young learners into ‘computational digital thinkers’ of the future. All 4 stages of the Digi series are now available in Singapore!

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Introduces students to key concepts of digital citizenship and online safety – this means that candidates will gain the core skills and understanding of the online world which will allow them to become safe and responsible members of online communities. The programme prepares candidates to be part of their country’s next generation of digital innovators.

 

Topics

  • Digital Citizenship
  • Digital Design and Creation
  • Presenting Information
  • Handling Data
  • Programming

Programming languages taught

  • Pseudocode
  • Basic Scratch
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Builds on students’ understanding of digital citizenship and online safety – this means that candidates will improve their core skills and understanding of the online world and continue to be safe and responsible members of online communities. Digi Navigators not only provides skills and understanding so that students can be critical consumers of hardware and software but, in expanding their knowledge of digital design and creation and of writing and testing simple programs, they will continue to lay the foundation for becoming active producers of new and imaginative software.

Topics

  • Animation and Graphical Modelling
  • Computer Gaming
  • Creating Digital Presentations
  • Web Research
  • Networks, Communication and Collaboration
  • Data Analysis and Representation
  • Programming Simulations and Physical Systems

Programming languages taught

  • Intermediate Scratch
  • Basic Python
v2

tb

Builds on students’ understanding of digital safety and security while also allowing them to practise the application of computational thinking and problem-solving to produce exciting digital artefacts and computer programs. Digi Trailblazers greatly improves the students’ computational thinking, programming skills and ability to manage digital projects, which will continue to lay the foundation for them to become active producers of new and imaginative software.

Topics

  • Keeping Yourself and Your Friends Safe Online
  • Solving Problems with Algorithms
  • Computer Instructions and Data Types
  • Designing and Developing Computer Programs
  • Computer Logic and Number Representations
  • Computer Models and Simulations
  • Computer Systems
  • Managing a Digital Project
  • Developing a Digital Artefact

Programming languages taught

  • Advanced Scratch
  • Intermediate Python
v3

lvl-2

Builds on students’ understanding of programming, computational thinking and data manipulation while also allowing them further opportunities to explore Internet safety, collaboration and communication software, accessibility issues and the integral components of a modern computer system. The NCC Education Level 2 Award in Computing prepares students for further study in the areas of Computing and Programming – for example the NCC Education Level 3 Diploma in Computing (QCF) – and also greatly improves their understanding of fundamental computing concepts.

Topics

  • Developing Problem Solving Skills
  • Testing Computer Programs
  • Protecting Your Online Presence
  • Computer Systems
  • Programming in Multiple Languages
  • Searching and Sorting
  • Computer Logic and Number Representation
  • Online Collaboration Software
  • Cloud Computing

Programming languages taught

  • Advanced Python
  • Intro to Java
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 Apply for the Trailblazers December Holiday Workshop

The School holiday workshop designed for ages 11-14, builds on students’ understanding of digital safety and security while also allowing them to practise the application of computational thinking and problem-solving to produce exciting digital artefacts and computer programs.

Topics covered:
• Programming languages- Scratch and Python
• Keeping Yourself and Your Friends Safe Online
• Understanding and Designing Algorithms
• Designing and Developing Computer Programmes

Lessons/syllabus:

Lesson 1 Your Digital Footprint
Lesson 2 Safety and Security: Online Profiles
Lesson 3 Safety and Security: Online Information
Lesson 4 Safety and Security: Cybercrime
Lesson 5 Online Content Management
Lesson 6 Improving Your Digital Footprint
Lesson 7 & 8 Keeping Yourself and Your Friends Safe Online
Lesson 9 Protecting Your Computer Against Viruses
Lesson 10 Staying Secure on Social Media
Lesson 11 Staying Safe Online
Lesson 12 Staying Secure Online
Lesson 13 Understanding and Designing Algorithms
Lesson 14 Decision Making in Algorithms
Lesson 15 Repetition in Algorithms
Lesson 16 Using Algorithms to Sort Data
Lesson 17 Understanding and Developing Algorithms
Lesson 18 Understanding Decomposition and Abstraction
Lesson 19 & 20 Problem Solving Using Decomposition
Lesson 21 Comparing and Evaluating Algorithms
Lesson 22 Problem Solving Using Algorithms
Lesson 23 Storing and Executing Instructions on a Computer
Lesson 24 Representing Data in Binary Format
Lesson 25 Representing and Manipulating Different Data Types
Lesson 26 – 30 Designing Computer Programs

Class Schedule:
Dates: 17 Dec to 21 Dec 2018
Time: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Duration: 30 hours/lessons ( 6 hrs X 5 sessions)
Fees: SGD 600 (excluding GST)
Promotional Fees: SGD 390 (excluding GST)

Or visit http://studydigi.com/ to find out more.

Register your interest today!