Code Week: Teaching Programming to Young Learners

This course will help you to encourage today’s young digital consumers to become tomorrow’s digital creators. It is based around Scratch, a popular system adopted by millions of young learners worldwide as it fosters youthful curiosity promotes creativity and provides a basis for lifelong programming learning.

You’ll be truly amazed at how fast your learners get up to speed with coding skills! And if you’ve never written a line of code in your life, don’t worry. This course will get you started one step at a time!

NOTE: The course is entirely free but you must create an account with openSAP to access it.

Course Content

  • Unit 1: Introducing Scratch and the Art of Coding
  • Unit 2: Creating an Interactive Digital Environment
  • Unit 3: Coding Geometric Shapes and Freehand
  • Unit 4: Planning and Designing Games

The course is self-paced and is taught in English.

This course will introduce you to Scratch, a free coding system by MIT. You’ll learn how to use the system and how to teach children how to use it and put their imagination and creativity to work.


  1. Good morning
    My name is Otis Strzała and I really liked the opportunity to take part in your free course: “Code Week: Teaching Programming to Young Learners”.
    I would like to know what I need to do to enroll in this course.
    Please, reply with directions as soon as possible.
    Kind regards
    Otis Strzała

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