Women In Engineering


Scratch Programming for Kids – organized by PETRONITA Perak and IEEE-WIE Malaysia

Petronita Education Bureau & IEEE Malaysia Women in Engineering (WIE) will organize a one-day program called ‘Scratch Programming for Kids’ on Saturday, 6th May 2017.

Scratch is interactive and easy – making it suitable for kids to be introduced to and learn basic programming. Details of the event are as follows:

  • Date: SATURDAY, 6 May 2017
  • Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • Venue: Block 01, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak.
  • Open to kids aged from 9 years old to 12 years old
  • Fee – RM 25 (Petronita or WIE members) and RM 35 (non-members) – inclusive of lunch and two tea-breaks
  • Registration deadline: 25th April 2017 (Payment should be made by 28th April 2017)

There are a few prizes up for grabs. There is also one special award/prize to be given out by IEEE-WIE Malaysia.

Come and join us. SEATS ARE LIMITED! Register your kids HERE to let them explore the fun of programming!

Payment and Registration Instructions:

Payments can be made to the following account:

Account name: Petronita Cawangan Perak

Account number: 8004853031

Account bank: CIMB Bank.

Any enquiries with regards to registration, please contact: Pn. Siti Fatimah at 05 – 368 7859 or siti_fatimah@utp.edu.my


What is SCRATCH??Developed by the MIT Media Lab, Scratch is a visual programming language for children age 6 and up. Since its release in 2007, over 800,000 users have joined the Scratch website and have shared over 1.7 million projects — from games to animations. With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.,Mystery prize for best project!!

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