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About Programming and Informatics Camp

About this Camp:

This camp aims to develop and strengthen fundamental programming concepts and to help students begin preparation for the International Olympiad in Informatics, a global competition that selects the best high school programmers from over 80 countries. In this beginner-level camp, students will learn basic concepts of computer science and programming through fun and engaging unplugged activities. They will learn to use flowcharts and will get hands-on programming experience in the Python programming language.

You Should Attend This Camp If
  • You are interested in mathematics, puzzles, and logic.
  • You are aiming to get into programming for fun or to greatly enhance your career prospects.
  • You want to ready yourself for a world led by data and information technology.
  • You are looking to develop your analytical and problem solving skills and your ability to solve complex problems in an efficient way.
  • You are aiming to represent India in the prestigious International Olympiad in Informatics.
At The End Of The Camp, You Will Be Able To:
  • Understand what algorithms are; how they are implemented as programs; and how to build and execute programs by using precise and unambiguous instructions
  • Be able to identify the basic building blocks of a programming language and use them to create your first few programs.
  • Learn to build the logic and write programs in Python using variables, operators, conditionals, loops, and many such features and tools.
  • Tell the use cases of a program and debug it through the art of problem solving
  • Solve beginner level problems on CodeChef using basic Python.
  • Participate in programming competitions like International Olympiad in Informatics, also known as the Olympics of Programming which is one of the most prestigious Olympiads and is organised in association with UNESCO.
Key takeaways of the Camp
  • Problem-solving and foundational programming skills to further your career and participate in competitions like the International Olympiad in Informatics, or CodeChef’s online programming competitions
  • Access to CodeChef mentorship
  • Certificate of Participation