CODE@VSA is a hands on STEM workshop and competition designed to teach students about core skills such as programming, problem solving and logic.


Python Programming

Y6-Y8 students

Class size: 30 students

Topics covered

  • Variables
  • Types
  • Operators
  • Conditionals
  • Functions
  • Lists
  • Dictionaries
  • Algorithms

Ethical Hacking

Y9-Y11 students

Class size: 30 students

Topics covered

  • What is ethical hacking?
  • Types of hackers
  • Virtual machines
  • Kali Linux
  • Network fundamentals
  • Nmap
  • Metasploit

Event timeline


Opens week of 6th February 2023

Workshop 1

March 14th 2023

1:45-2:25pm (flex)

Workshop 2

March 16th 2023

1:45-2:25pm (flex)


March 22nd 2023

1:30-4:00pm (afterschool)

Over $6000 worth in prizes

Watch SE


Gen 3


Logitech Pop Keyboard & mouse

Apple Airtags

Gift cards

and much more...

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to know how to code to attend?

What awards will we get?

What will the competition process look like?

The team

Michael Tong

Project leader, Python coordinator & instructor

Jason Yee

Ethical hacking coordinator & instructor

Ethan Choi

Logistics manager, Python instructor

Luke Yang

Python instructor

Rex Li

Ethical hacking instructor

Nicole Tse

Marketing manager