Coding with Minecraft: Mods and Game Design
Age: 7 to 12
Tiny Code Class Features
Progress Updates to Parents
Maximum 6 Students in a Class
Progressive and Structured Curriculum
Taught by Engineers
Minecraft is one of the most popular games among children. For children who love this game, this course is a wonderful opportunity to learn something that none of their friends can do, Code with Minecraft.
Minecraft is a sandbox game with a real-life-like scenario where children learn to build, design and work as a team. In this course, students will learn to create “Mods” or in other words, make changes to the game by the use of Codes. Which means, first they will learn coding and then apply it to make changes to their favorite game.
Students will begin with learning the basics of game design. The will be advancing in the course by learning to create their own 3D objects inside the game and control them using their own Codes. At Tiny Code, we use an online cloud based platform where our students can save and share their codes or “Mods” with their friends. Our students will also learn to create their Own Server for Minecraft and apply their Codes or “Mods” on the servers.
- Learn the basics of 3D Game Design
- Introduction to Computer Programming
- Develop Minecraft Mods using our Cloud-based platform
- Create and Share Own Minecraft Servers
None. This is a Beginner Level Camp.
- A Laptop (Mac/Windows) with Charger
- Full Version of Minecraft Installed (Can be downloaded from here)
What new skills will my child learn from this camp?
This course will teach children about how their favorite game works. They will learn about 3D Game Design, Computer Programming and Game Servers.
Is this camp about just playing Minecraft?
No. In this camp, students will learn how to code and change the programs inside Minecraft. This camp is mainly about learning how Minecraft and most 3D games are designed and trying to manipulate this design by ourselves.
Which course should my child join after completing this camp?
After completing this course, Students can sign up for Level 2 of this course. The “Coding with Minecraft: Level 2” course will be scheduled during the Fall term (Sep-Dec) of 2019.
How will this course benefit my child in the future?
Understanding the inner Coding and 3D structure of their favorite game will be the first step for children to be creators of their own imagination. Minecraft can become a tool for them to learn and understand Game Design, Coding and the technology necessary to build it in the future.
What is the recommended future curriculum for my child?
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