Access Bank in partnership with is Africa Fintech Foundry has commenced a week-long physical coding summer camp for 90 children aged 10 to 18.
According to the theme “Raising a tech-savvy generation”, the objective is to teach secondary school students/ high school leavers, with an interest in tech and all the basics of robotics.
The course will explore various topics, including; graphics design and animation, game development, 3D Modelling and 3D Printing, drone design, virtual reality games, mobile App development, Scratch and MBlock Programming, and the Internet of Things (IoT).
According to the Head, Africa Fintech Foundry, Daniel Awe,
“The summer camp is aimed at ensuring that students are adequately trained and mentored to navigate the fintech ecosystem. The modules are designed to help them identify their strengths and areas they could specialise in. The camp will be followed up by a year of learning development to further deepen their mastery of the skills learnt.’’