What is it?

Code is written computer instructions in a programming language, such as Java, C++, Objective-C, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Groovy, JavaScript and SQL.

How does it work?

Finished code creates computer software and online programs, also known as web-based applications.

Why is it useful?

Coding has created so much that is now a normal part of our lives, like the internet and software.

What do you need to keep in mind about your children and code?

The ability to code could give your child employment opportunities in our digital world.


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