View these videos explaining algorithms for further detail. Note these videos reference the Australian Curriculum 8.4.
What are algorithms?
Explore the making of a vegemite sandwich and other processes in this 5-minute video. Think about the ways in which you teach about algorithms in a range of curriculum areas.
Problem-solving using algorithms
This 6-minute video explores some of the criteria and complexities of creating an algorithm that solves problems efficiently.
Creating digital solutions: Generating and designing (algorithms)
This 8-minute video explores the second of the skills related to solving problems computationally: those of generating and defining algorithms. Find out more about what is expected at each level of the curriculum in order to begin to create digital solutions.