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Cornwall Tech Jam is Back

September 23, 2021

We know it has been a while but the time has come to try and bring some normality to life. So that includes providing an opportunity for youngsters to learn to code. So Saturday 16th October Cornwall Tech Jam and Software Cornwall will be back at a new venue. The…

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Work experience July 2022

Mission to Mars July 18th – 22nd 2022

September 14, 2021

Software Cornwall, with the help of their members, are hosting and supporting their annual work experience project week from 18th – 22nd July 2022. This work experience week will see up to 30 students work for a week as a software engineering team on a development project alongside industry professionals….

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Learn to code and write software with the Microbit

Learn to Code

February 3, 2021

Write the Code – Build the Software Why Learn to Code? Practically everything we do these days involves an electronic machine in some way. From the device you are reading this article on, the satellite navigation in the car, the cooking selector on the microwave in the kitchen and the…

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Rover driving across monitor during a work experience

Easter Virtual Work Experience

January 29, 2021

Easter 2021 Virtual Mission to Mars Work experiences this year are all in rather a muddle. Not all schools are participating and school time is also at a premium. But Software Cornwall are opening another Virtual Mission to Mars work experience. We ran three successful Missions last year. Over 50…

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Mission to Mars July 12th 2021

Mission to Mars July 12th – 16th 2021

November 2, 2020

Software Cornwall, with the help of their members, are hosting and supporting their annual work experience project week from 12th – 16th July 2021. This work experience week will see up to 30 students work for a week as a software engineering team on a development project alongside industry professionals….

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Mission to Mars at Home

May 1, 2020

The award winning work experience from Software Cornwall is the Mission to Mars. Running since 2014 it provides an opportunity for students in Cornwall (and Aberdeen) to try their hand at being a Software Developer for a week. It was never envisaged that it would be run remotely. One of…

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