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AH Computing Science Computing Science Scotland Student Engagement

Connecting to a MySQL database using Python 3 #compsci #SQA #AHcomputingscience

Students completing the SQA Advanced Higher Computing Science course need to create their projects with a major and minor in mind. The major – the main area of content their project will showcase – can be either Software Development (e.g. Python), Web Design and Development (PHP) or Database Design and Development (e.g. MySQL). The minor […]

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STEAM Student Engagement This Is My Classroom

SOUND GENERATED ART IN PYTHON #THISISMYCLASSROOM #PROGRAMMING #STEAM

I had a lot of fun experimenting with the subroutines and Python Turtle methods yesterday but wanted to push it a little further and find out if I could make use of a new Python library to help create automated art. Somehow I’ve never built a program that utilises and analyses audio before, so challenged […]

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STEAM Student Engagement This Is My Classroom

Computer Generated Art #thisismyclassroom #programming #steam

I wanted to create a task that allowed students to create a computer program in Python that would automatically create its own artwork but be customisable so that each student could experiment and personalise their own program to their tastes. It’s a rough Python 3 program using the Turtle library and an array of Turtles […]

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