Starting 13th July 2023
7.5 hours


SKU: BRBR119 Category:

This online synchronous course is designed for young people aged 15 and over who are interested in pursuing a career in the digital sector. The course will focus on teaching the basics of coding using Scratch, a visual programming language developed by the MIT Media Lab. Over five sessions, participants will learn how to create interactive games and animations, and develop the skills needed to become trainee coders or developers.

This course is being fully funded by the eSkills Malta Foundation.

*A minimum number of participants must be reached for the course to run.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand the basics of coding
  2. Create interactive games and animations using Scratch
  3. Understand the concepts of variables, loops, and conditionals
  4. Debug code and solve common programming problems
  5. Explore the potential of coding as a career in the digital sector


Participants are expected to connect 15 minutes before the session begins. Kindly note that some of the sessions might run longer than 1.5 hours.

Session Date Time
1 Thursday 13th July 2023 10:00 AM – 11:30AM
2 Monday 17th July 2023 10:00 AM – 11:30AM
3 Thursday 20th July 2023 10:00 AM – 11:30AM
4 Monday 24th July 2023 10:00 AM – 11:30AM
5 Thursday 27th July 2023 10:00 AM – 11:30AM