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You’ve seen the craze for learning code. But what exactly is coding? Coding is what makes it possible for us to create computer software, apps and websites. Your browser, your OS, the apps on your phone, Facebook, and this website – they’re all made with code.

What's involved?

  1. Copy and paste any of the links below into your search engine.
  2. Explore the websites and code.
  3. If you have social media post your coding projects online
  4. @ mention us
  5. Instagram @oldham_libraries
  6. Facebook @OldhamLibraryService
  7. Twitter: @OldhamLibraries
  8. #GetDigital

https://codeclub.org/en/

https://coderdojo.com/

https://www.codecademy.com/

https://scratch.mit.edu/

Why get involved?

Coding has progressed from a hobby to a critical career skill. Employers have shown their willingness to pay a premium for the work of employees with coding and programming skills. As it turns out, this once-novel pastime can lay the foundation to a rewarding career.

How to get involved?

To apply for this opportunity just follow these simple steps:

Step 1:  Sign in to your account or join 'Take Part' to create a volunteer account

Step 2:  Accept the challenge

Step 3: Folllow the instructions in the What's Involved section.

Ideal Skills

  • Project Management
  • Reading/Storytelling
  • Research
  • Social Media
  • Web Development
  • Communication

Ideal Interests

  • Computers and Technology
  • Design
  • Event & Project Management
  • Learning and Education
  • Marketing and communications

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