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Intro to Programming
November 28, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CSTFree
Curious about coding but don’t know where to start?
This workshop unpacks programming and coding from the ground up. It explains the terms and structures used in most modern programming languages and introduces some basic computer science concepts in an accessible, easy to digest format with no technical background knowledge required.
If you’re interested in picking up some coding skills yourself or are just curious about how programming works, this workshop gives you everything you need to get started.
- What exactly a computer does and how programming fits into the picture
- Essential programming concepts like variables, functions, data types, loops, and conditionals are and how they are used
- How programs are structured and executed
- Tools and apps that make programming easier
|Audience||Anyone interested in getting familiar with the basics of programming and coding - no technical knowledge required.|
Note: Workshops may only be attended by students currently enrolled at UW-Madison. Faculty, staff, and former students are not eligible to attend STS sessions.