Course details

Next course date

Monday 8 June 2020

Duration

½ day (3 hours)

Delivery

Face to face

Location

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Lecture/workshop days - dates/times

9.30am-12.30pm

Course description

This CPD session will focus on the delivery of the Computing curriculum providing practical resources for use within the primary classroom.

It will cover the three strands of the curriculum:

  1. Computer Science – the understanding and applying of computational thinking in order to think analytically to solve problems
  2. Information Technology – the discovery of how technology works and how to use the technology
  3. Digital Literacy – the creative and safe use of information and communication technologies to represent ideas and present work

Progression and assessment ideas will be discussed, alongside the exploration of practical ideas that could be used in the classroom. 

The benefits of this course:

Fees and funding

£80

How to apply

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Who will teach you

Matthew Parry
Programme leader

As a Senior Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education (ITE), Matthew is responsible for overseeing all of the Computing and ICT content across all of the ITE programmes at the University of Derby. He regularly provides continuous professional development opportunities for schools within the locality and runs a Computing At School Community for teachers at the university three times a year.

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