This Online Workshop allows you to dive into the process of writing code for video games! You will learn the basics of Java programming, such as variables, conditionals, and functions, in conjunction with the basics of video game programming, including animating sprites, controlling character behaviors, and applying sound effects!
This course is open to students in Grades 8 through 12.
Students must also possess the following basic computer skills.
In addition to the technology requirements below, students must have access to a computer with the following minimum technical specifications to take this course.
This course is offered during the following dates and times.
PM sessions run from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.*
|30-hour Online Programs||Session 1*
June 26–July 7
July 24–Aug 4
|Online Game Programming Level 1: 2D Video Games||PM||PM||PM|
*Due to the July 4th holiday, classes during session 1 will run 20 minutes longer than the scheduled time.
September 16, 2017 - December 2, 2017
Live Synchronous Meeting Times: Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PST
Registration Deadline: September 11, 2017
There will be no class on November 11 and November 25.
The tuition for this Online Workshop is $395 per 30-hour session. A $100 non-refundable deposit must be paid at the time of registration. The remaining $295 must be paid by the registration deadline.