Coding with Minecraft – Fall Term Module
Age: 7 to 11
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 by applying Own Creativity
- Create and Share Own Minecraft Servers
None. This is a Beginner Level course.
- A Laptop (Mac/Windows) with Charger
- Full Version of Minecraft Installed (Can be downloaded from here)
We will arrange a Special Make-up Class for students who will miss one or more classes during this semester. The Make-up Class will take place at the end of the semester. Please check the course schedule below for the exact date.
|Saturday Sat||Sunday Sun|
|Lesson 1||Sep 28||Sep 29|
|Lesson 2||Oct 5||Oct 6|
|Lesson 3||Oct 12||Oct 13|
|Lesson 4||Oct 19||Oct 20|
|Lesson 5||Oct 26||Oct 27|
|Lesson 6||Nov 2||Nov 3|
|Lesson 7||Nov 9||Nov 10|
|Lesson 8||Nov 16||Nov 17|
|Make-Up Class||Nov 23||Nov 24|
What new skills will my child learn from this course?
This course will teach children about how their favorite game works. They will learn about 3D Game Design, Computer Programming and Game Servers.
How can I receive course progress updates after every class?
We will send you Detailed Course Progress Updates after Every Class via Email. You can opt-in for the email updates while filling the enrollment form.
Is this a continuous course?
Yes. The “Coding with Minecraft” course has 3 levels of advancements. This course is the First Level.
Which course should my child join after completing this course?
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 Winter term (Jan-Mar) of 2020.
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?