Programming Essentials Workshop

DIGITREK 21 is a FREE six-week program of digital technology workshops and seminars hosted by TAFE Queensland and Southern Cross University.

The online workshops are led by industry specialists and are open to students (of all ages), educators or give others the opportunity to better understand the value of developing their digital skills.

Complete each of the six workshops to receive a unit credit (12 credit points) towards the Bachelor of Information Technology or Bachelor of Business and Enterprise.

Programming Essentials - Workshop 4 with Southern Cross University - online

These events are free to attend.

Java is the most widely used programming language in the world. It is used to program a diverse variety of products big and small, ranging from the operating system and applications on Android devices all the way up to large enterprise systems like Amazon, Google and eBay. In this workshop, you will be introduced to the Java programming language using the Greenfoot integrated development environment. Greenfoot is a visual and interactive environment and allows for the easy development of two-dimensional graphical applications, such as simulations and interactive games. Designed for educational purposes, Greenfoot provides a fun, easy way for beginners to learn to program in Java!

If students are connecting online, they should install Greenfoot ( before the workshop.

Workshop delivered at TAFE Coomera AND online - book to receive your Zoom link.

Workshop delivered online by:

Dr Alex Hendry
Faculty of Science and Engineering

Wednesday 5 May, 2021
1:30pm to 3:30pm (AEST)

Book now to receive your Zoom link

See the complete DIGITREK 21 program.

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Date and time

From: 01:30 PM Wednesday, May 12, 2021 To: 03:30 PM Wednesday, May 12, 2021