Introduction to creative programming. Working sessions

1st october 2012 – 27th may 2013

LABoral organises workshops and seminars as part of the experimental programme in the prevention of early school leaving set in motion by the Directorate General for Professional Training, Curriculum Development and Educational Innovation at the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport of the Principality of Asturias.

The three working areas are digital design and fabrication, audiovisuals and an introduction to creative programming.

The aim of this programme is to provide the students with a creative vision of the computer on the basis of experimentation and games, promoting creative and self-taught learning and providing the foundation for beginning to programme a computer. In the initial stage the sessions will be focused on creating, manipulating and playing with image and sound, while in the second, the control possibilities of the electronics, motors, sensors, etc., will be explored.

Aimed to: a selection of groups of first and second-year students following the special support secondary school curriculum from 12 educational centres in Asturias.

Programme of activities funded by the Ministry for Culture and Sports of the Principality of Asturias