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Minecraft Edu: Intro to Game Design

Learn game design in the popular game of Minecraft Education Edition!

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About this course

Have you ever wanted to be a game designer? In this course, you’ll learn all about the basics of game design in our favourite game: Minecraft! You’ll discover how storyboards, plot, setting, characters, and game mechanics like Redstone and commands come together to create an awesome game that everyone in class will have a chance to play.

What you'll learn

Areas of Focus:

  • Narrative and storyboarding
  • Architecture
  • Planning and Design
  • Engineering
  • Redstone and command coding

Main Skills to be taught and practiced:

  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving
  • Planning
  • Level design
  • Mechanical engineering

End-of-Course Project:

A working game that other students will be able to test and play.

Lesson plans: (subject to change)

Class 1: Types of games

Class 2: Plot and Characters

Class 3: Level design

Class 4: Redstone integration

Class 5: NPCs & Command block integration

Class 6: Build intensive

Class 7: Build finalization

Class 8: Game jam

Materials & Homework

The latest version of MEE (Minecraft Education Edition).

MEE license will be provided by Focus Learning free of charge.

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Headmaster, Focus Learning

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$360

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Grades:
Gr. 4-7
Duration:
8 lessons. Twice a week in July.
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$360

FocusLearning's Course Registration is powered by ActiveWorks™! Use the button below to navigate to FocusLearning's course catalogue on ActiveWorks.com and sign up for your favourite courses today! 

Grades:
Gr. 4-7
Duration:
8 lessons. Twice a week in July.
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