COMPUTER COURSES

Pay per course price:

Buy 1 course: $89 (50% off), 6 one hour instruction
Buy 2 courses: $158 (65% off), 12 one hour instruction
Limited time offer and availability!

Features :

  • 3 topics to choose
  • Programming & App development
  • Robotics & engineering
  • Digital media & Arts
  • 12 specialized courses
  • Student learn at their own pace
  • Personalized instruction

Saturday course schedules :

  • Classes for 6-9 yro and 10-14 yro with start from 9:30am to 10:30am

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STEAM COURSES SCHEDULE FOR JAN 6 TO MAY 12

STEAM Category Course Name Ages 6-9 yrs Ages 10-14 yrs
Programming & App Dev.
Programming using Minecraft Sat 9:30am-10:30am 1/6 to 2/10 Sat 9:30am-10:30am 1/6 to 2/10
Minecraft Modding Sat 9:30am-10:30am 2/17 to 3/24
Robotics & Engineering
Lego Mechanics & Engineering Sat 9:30am-10:30am 4/7 to 5/12
Digital Media & Art
Animation using Minecraft Sat 9:30am-10:30am 21/7 to 3/24
Game Design Production Sat 9:30am-10:30am 4/7 to 5/12

Programming using Minecraft

Ages 6-14 Software: Minecraft Skill Level: Beg.-Int.
Using a custom mod called “Computercraft”, students will learn how to program robots called “Turtles” inside the world of Minecraft. Kids will utilize problem-solving skills by learning how to program their robots to complete various tasks and objectives such as programming their turtles to automatically build, mine, and craft items and structures. They will be introduced to programming if-then-else statements, for-while loops, and implement their own functions using Lua, a simple scripting language. Looking for a fun way to introduce your child to programming? Why not do it using a game they love!

Note: Basic reading skills required. Experience playing Minecraft preferred, but not required. Please email us for details.

Topics Learned

  • Programming concepts
  • Variables
  • Program Loops

Skills Gained

  • Problem-Solving
  • Coding Efficiency
  • Keyboard Confidence

Animation using Minecraft

Ages: 10-14 Software: Mine-imator Skill Level: Beg.
In this class, younger students will learn how characters move and look alive in movies and video games! They will be introduced to basic 2D and 3D animation techniques using Minecraft characters and stages. Kids will expand their perception, observation, and timing skills, as well as exercise their imagination and storytelling by studying motion in reality; then applying it to animation. Students will learn how animators work by completing a variety of short animation exercises and projects. They will apply acting theories and animation principles to scenes they create. Does your child aspire to become an animator for games and movies? Sign up for this class today! Topics Learned

  • Animation Principles
  • Scene Composition
  • Storyboarding

Skills Gained

  • Storytelling
  • Problem-Solving

Game Design & Production

Ages: 10-14 Software: Platinum Arts Sandbox Skill Level: Beg.
This special class is specifically designed for younger children to cultivate their interest to become game designers,multimedia artists, engineers and more! Give your child the opportunity to see how indie games are made.
In this exciting class, children will use 3D geometry to create their very own video game level. Students will create puzzles and challenges using jump pads, elevators, lava, and more! Acquire computer skills, mathematics, creativity and problem solving skills. Looking for a way to introduce your child to the wonderful world of video game design? This is a great place to start!
Topics Learned

  • Level Design
  • Implement AI Basic Game Theory

Skills Gained

  • Problem-Solving
  • Art Design & Composition

Lego Mechanics & Engineering

Ages 6-10 Software: Lego Education WeDo Skill Level: Beg.
Powered by the LEGO® Education WeDo Base Set and Software, our Jr. Lego Robotics class combines the exciting world of Lego with programming to manipulate and program your own personal robots. This class is tailored to younger children who want to learn the basics of visual programming. Students create commands for their robots to follow by using an application with a drag-and-drop interface that is visually simple to use, but capable of complex instructions. Students learn the importance of teamwork by working together with a partner in order to accomplish the build assignment for the day.

Topics Learned

  • Programming Concepts
  • Engineering Concepts
  • Machine Elements& Simple Machines

Skills Gained

  • Problem-Solving
  • Teamwork

Minecraft Modding

Ages 6-10 Software: McCreator Skill Level: Beg.
In this class, students will learn how to create their own custom gameplay items and elements using MCreator and Minecraft. Students will learn how to create artwork for various items, and implement them into the game with custom behaviors while learning about texturing, logic flow, asset organization, and custom event triggers. Design their own custom blocks, items, food, biomes and more! Younger students focus more on textures and images. Introduce your kids to modding Minecraft today!

Topics Learned

  • Texture Design
  • Custom Events
  • Game Modification

Skills Gained

  • Problem-Solving
  • Design Skills
  • Keyboard confidence