We hear the word a lot. But what actually is coding? Well, code is a set of instructions or rules that computers can understand. It may be helpful to think of code as a recipe.
People write code and code powers computers and computers power everyday objects. Almost everything powered by electricity uses code.
When you order a takeaway, code places your online order. When you use your fave apps, code lets you share a photo and even make music like a rockstar.
Learning to code teaches you how to solve problems and work together in creative ways. And it helps you build apps that bring your ideas to life. There is no need to be scared. It’s easy to get started. In no time, you could be building your own musical instrument with code. And seeing it come to life right before your eyes.
With Skoog and Swift Playgrounds you can learn to code in no time.
What is Swift Playgrounds? It is an app for iPad that makes learning Swift interactive and fun. It requires no coding knowledge, so it’s perfect for students just starting out. Solve puzzles to master the basics using Swift — a powerful programming language created by Apple and used by the pros to build today’s most popular apps. Then take on a series of challenges and step up to more advanced playgrounds designed by Apple and other leading developers.
Here is how you can get started with Skoog and Swift Playgrounds and start building your own musical instrument.