Khan Academy: Computer programming

Khan Academy offers interactive online practice exercises and instructional videos for a variety of coding languages, allowing learners to study at their own pace in or outside the classroom. It also provides material for computer science, networking and cryptography.

Additional details

Year band(s) 5-6, 7-8, 9-10
Content type Course or tutorial
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Implementation (programming), Algorithms, Computational thinking
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Implement algorithms as visual programs involving control structures, variables and input


Design algorithms involving multiple alternatives (branching) and iteration


Design algorithms involving nested control structures and represent them using flowcharts and pseudocode


Trace algorithms to predict output for a given input and to identify errors


Implement, modify and debug programs involving control structures and functions in a general-purpose programming language


Design algorithms involving logical operators and represent them as flowcharts and pseudocode


Validate algorithms and programs by comparing their output against a range of test cases


Implement, modify and debug modular programs, applying selected algorithms and data structures, including in an object-oriented programming language


Investigate how hardware and software manage, control and secure access to data in networked digital systems


Define and decompose real-world problems with design criteria and by interviewing stakeholders to create user stories

Keywords Code, Coding, SQL, Processing, Processing, JS, Javascript, CSS, HTML, Programming, Cryptography, Algorithms, Search, Sorting, Recursion, Internet, Networking

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