Secondary school activities
A computing subject in the Victorian Certificate of Education, taught by Melbourne and Monash Universities in collaboration with participating secondary schools.
Computer Science for High School (CS4HS)
This is an initiative sponsored by Google to promote Computer Science and Computational Thinking in the secondary curriculum.
Prof Andrew Turpin
Telephone: +61 3 8344 1312
More information on IT activities for high school students is available on the Melbourne School of Engineering website:
Code Masters computer programming competition
A competition where students are challenged to solve 8 computer programming problems in 2.5 hours. There are two levels: junior (years 7–9) and senior (years 10–12).
Hands On Engineering & IT
A one day workshops offering year 10 students with an interest in mathematics, science and technology the opportunity to visit campus and learn about the different concepts and issues in technology and engineering through interactive activities.
Programming Challenge for Girls (PC4G)
PC4G offers Year 9 girls interested in computing the opportunity to experience the fun of programming at this annual event held in venues across Australia.
Girl Power in STEMM
A program for female year 9–12 students. The program begins with an on-campus camp and offers mentoring, hands on activities, and work experience, contributing towards gender parity in STEMM disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine