OXFORD UNIVERSITY COMPUTING CHALLENEGE
What is OUCC challenge？
Two-round online competition
first round: Thursday, 25 May,
second round: Thursday, 8 June
Four divisions (in NZ school year):
Upper Primary (years 6–7)
Junior (years 8–9)
Intermediate (years 10–11)
Senior (years 12–13)
Fees for the OUCC (first round) is $60 per student.
Please note: If you registered after the deadline, the fees will be doubled.
Name of Account: Pinnacle Education Group
Please make payment with the students 'full name + OUCC ' as reference.
⚠️ Please note that any fees and payments made are non-refundable.
⚠️ Before you make any payment, read through the refund policy on our website to avoid misunderstandings.
(Terms and conditions apply).
Round 1: 25 May
Round 1 entries close: 18 May 2023
Distinction: scoring 40 or above.
Merit: scoring 25 or above.
Section A 5 tasks of 4 marks
Section B 5 tasks of 6 marks
Section C 2 tasks of 8 marks
Total 66 marks
Welcome to the Oxford University Computing Challenge 2023 in PGA!
The OUCC builds on the principles used in the CAT competition and helps students develop their skills and provide programmatic solutions to computational thinking problems. They will use the Blockly programming language to solve problems. Students have one hour to complete all tasks.