Intro to Mobile App Games (St Virgils College) - Term 2 2019

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St Virgils College - Junior School

102 Patrick St

Hobart, TAS 7000

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This course is for the beginner Coder who wants to make mobile app games for others to play on their phones. Using drag and drop coding, kids will have the chance to make a number of games. If they have a passion to mobile app games for devices and if they have never coded before then this is the course for them.


Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 1)
Covering the basic concepts of Mobile App Games through fun and easy to learn tasks. This course will have them making a their first game Platformer Game in no time. Starting with the basics of game design and game styles, kids will create their first game with all the general features and multiple levels.

Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 2)
For those who are following on from “Introduction to Mobile App Games 1”, this course is designed to extend their skills further. Through the creation of a top down maze game, this course will help them develop a deeper understanding of Mobile App Games. Building on their previous knowledge, we dive in to more complex game designs and learn about new game features, more complex coding and creating their own characters.

Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 3)
The 3rd part of our Introduction to Mobile App Games course, this course is designed for kids who have completed the previous 2 parts of this course. Here they will have the opportunity to learn more detailed features of Game Design and apply what they have learnt through the creation of an endless runner style game.

Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 4)
Using all the skills developed over the last 3 levels, this course is designed to showcase what they have learnt throughout the levels. Here they will have the opportunity to learn about and make their own RPG style game. A great way in which to wrap up and display what they have learnt so far..

Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 5)
RPG part 2 - Continuing on with the game they have developed in Level 4, here we focus on adding the extra parts to their game giving it a storyline. In this course we focus on the storyline of the game and introduce the use of algorithms to assist with planning and designing their own RPG.

Intro to Mobile App Games (Level 6)
The final part of the "Intro to Mobile App Games" course, here they will learn about designing a game for a mobile device, how to incorporate mobile game controls and designing a game of their very own creation. Using the knowledge gained over the last 5 levels, here they will learn about the details of planning their very own game for mobile devices before going through and building it. A great way in which to wrap up and display what they have learnt so far.

For more information please go to: codercollege.com.au/mobile-games/


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I dont go to St Virgils College Junior School or St Mary's. Can I still enrol?

Unfortunately this course is only open to St Virgils College Junior School students and St Mary's Students.


How long do the sessions go?

Each sessions runs for 1 1/2 hours over 6 consecutive weeks.


What time can I drop my child off?

Children can be dropped off 15 minutes prior to the starting time


What can I bring into the event?

We provide all the computers, equipment and software. Yet if your child does have a laptop they may choose to bring this along.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at: admin@codercollege.com.au

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