An after school club for younger students to come together to enhance, grow and explore their passion for technology. It is meant for students who have little to no experience with programming. They will explore Scratch, Lego Robotics, Python and a variety of other languages and electronics. This gives these aspiring coders and programmers a chance to explore their passion in these programming languages.
Requirements: A laptop that can connect to Wii-fi. No prior coding experience required. (Matamoe hub does have the facility to provide a device upon request and prior arrangement for use in class)
Students in Years 4 – 8
Wednesday 3:30pm – 5pm
4 August – 1 October 2021
Thursdays 3:30 – 5pm
5 August – 1 October 2021
An after school club for students who have some coding experience to come together to enhance, grow and explore their passion for technology.
Tutor – Kristopher
Kristopher graduated from Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a bachelor’s degree in Computing. He was employed by FDM, an IT consultancy firm based in the UK, and was placed to Hong Kong and Shang Hai Bank (aka HSBC) for more than three years. Due to the nature of the job as an IT consultant, he has extensive experience in different IT areas including business intelligence solution architect, fintech adoption, system modeling, data analytics, web development, artificial intelligence.
Through his work Kristropher has achieved three months of intensive training in Java, SQL, web development, and alongside training in BI and Cloud Solutions. He has close to a decades experience in programming, a great understanding of coding principles and proper coding practice.
Outside of the world of IT Kristopher also has four years of experience in tutoring. He was a part-time tutor at the Hong Kong Education Service Centre where he mainly taught programming, mathematics, English, Chinese, Basketball, Dancing, and Magic. He has good experience in working with children and assisting them in understanding and working with complex concepts using interesting but accurate metaphors.
There is a class size limit of 15 students. If your registration is received after we have reached this limit you will be automatically added to a waitlist. A member of the Matamoe Hub team will be in touch to advise.