Coderdojo

Coderdojo Galway city is one of the largest computer clubs for young people in Ireland. Based at DERI and at the Information Technology Department in NUI Galway, Coderdojo hosts free weekly computer coding classes in a relaxed friendly environment.

Coderdojo is for people interested in learning one of the key skills essential to lay the foundations for a sustainable progressive knowledge-based economy and society.

On Saturday mornings, up to 200 children, teenagers and their parents come to the on-campus Coderdojo sessions to learn a range of computer languages including Scratch, Python and HTML ably assisted by volunteer mentors from DERI.

For further information contact Brendan Smith at brendan.smith@deri.org or www.coderdojogalway.com