Codebreaker: How to Solve and Create Cryptograms
This course, which meets twice weekly over four weeks, will teach you how to solve cryptograms and other word puzzles that involve solving codes and also how to create your own puzzles.
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Completed by 14 learners
Twice per week
over 5 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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We will meet twice a week for four weeks. Here is a breakdown of each week and what we will cover, and how class time will be spent: Week 1: Introduction & Brief History; Types of Cryptogram Puzzles; And Strategies for Solving such Puzzles Class A- Brief History; Five Types of Cryptograms; Solving Strategies Class B-In class Review of Homework (class A); Group Work Solving Puzzles Week 2: Advanced Strategies for Solving Puzzles; Challenging Puzzles Class...
Homework assignments will be assigned during the first meeting of each week. They will be due the following class that same week. Assigned homework will involve creating puzzles in addition to solving them.
1 file available upon enrollmentPlenty of the following: pencils, erasers, scrap paper, notebooks, and index cards. All puzzles and cheatsheets will be provided by the instructor. Each student will receive a pdf Handbook for Code Breaking. The handbook will summarize the main learning points and will be useful to have as you continue to solve puzzles throughout your life.
2 hours per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
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130 total reviews
70 completed classes
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