BBC Computer Literacy Project

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The BBC Computer Literacy Project was created in the late 1970's and delivered its first computer in the early 1980's with the aim of engaging interested parties with the world of computing and providing learning opportunities by direct experience using a Microcomputer. As part of the project, the BBC produced a television series (The Computer Programme) and documentation that was tied to a computer system providing manuals, applications and a course in programming BASIC.

Primarily, the project was aimed at an adult