8 - 11 year-olds who are graduates of Game Programming Bootcamp
12 - 15 year-olds who are beginners to coding, with zero or little coding experience
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What is the Minecraft Modding program?
The Minecraft Modding program shifts the perspective of young gamers from being a player (i.e. consumer) to a Minecraft mod developer (i.e. creator). Each level of the program widens the learners' view as they gradually build knowledge, competency, and practical experience in:
Building mods on Minecraft with a text-based coding language
Designing and implementing algorithms
The Minecraft Modding incremental curriculum ensures that fundamental coding and Computational Thinking concepts are gradually introduced and reinforced at every lesson.
What do students gain?
A tonne of new knowledge, useful skills, and thinking capacity. Specifically:
Understanding what programming is
Project design, storyboarding and development
Minecraft server administration
Understanding fundamental programming concepts
Applying concepts to design of Minecraft mod
Coding a game within Minecraft
Insight to math usage in games. If you like math, you will see it in action. If you dislike math, it will suddenly appear more interesting to you.
…and other intangible technical knowledge, engineering mindset and personal values
Minecraft coding pack
Participants will receive a coding pack with course workbook, related reading materials and items. Participants earn themselves a certificate upon graduation.
Can I use Minecraft Pocket Edition for this course?
The tuition is not refundable. If the student is unable to attend the registered intake due to unforeseen circumstances, the student may attend a replacement intake within one year of registraton, subject to course availability.
What is the teacher-student ratio?
The MInecraft Modding takes up to 8 students. The ratio thus does not exceed 1 teacher to 8 students.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
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Minecraft Modding Level I (Friday)
06-10-2017 5:00 pm
- 03-11-2017 7:00 pm
6 Oct - 3 Nov, 5pm - 7pm
5 x 2 hrs