Junior Game Developer using Scratch

Age 8 - 11

About the Programme

The Junior Game Developer programme is developed by Nullspace, originally designed for Singapore schools under Code for Fun (CFF) initiative and Computer Enrichment Programme (CEP) for the Gifted Education Programme schools.

More than a scratch coding class, this programme is designed to encourage logical thinking and problem solving skills. Students will be confronted with a game project or problem to tackle every session. Lessons are conducted using the Scratch 3.0 software developed by MIT Media Lab.

Course Information

Small Class Size

  • 3 students to 1 instructor

10 hours per Course Level

  • 4 sessions of 2.5 hours (Weekend Classes & Holiday Bootcamps)

Scratch Coding Class

  • Block based Scratch programming
  • Creating a Scratch portfolio with an online Scratch account

Computational Thinking

  • Graphical Based Programming using Scratch 3.0
  • Programming Flowchart
  • Translating a game design into programming rule

What Will Students Receive?

  • Online Scratch Coding Portfolio
  • All students will receive a Certificate of Completion for each project
  • Certificate of Achievement will be issued upon passing of the Scratch Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Proficiency Test respectively 
  • Students must complete at least 2x Projects from the Tier before enrolling in the Proficiency Test.
  • There is no additional fee for enrolling in the Proficiency Tests.

Scratch Coding Class Activities

The fun way to learn computational thinking skills!

There are a total of 6 Projects in this programme. Each project consists of 4 sessions x 2.5 hours of course work, with students working on one guided game project each session.

Tier 1: Classic Arcade

Pong

Zombie Shooter

Asteroid Shooter

Tug of War & Crossy Road

Tier 1: Animal Planet

Save the Safari

Hungry Bear

Hungry Baby Shark

Farmville

Tier 1: Food Hunt

Fast Food Restaurant

Catch the Fruit

Bishibashi Sushi

Cookie Clicker

Tier 2: Reaction Speed

Building Stacker

Reaction Game

Whack a Mole

Super Snitch

Tier 2: Sports and Racing

Basketball Shootout

Marathon Race

Racing Car

Bowling

Tier 2: Arcade

Turret Defence

Cannon Shootout

Spaceship Fighter

Sniper

Course Purchase and Registration

Purchase Course Packages (Optional)

If you are intending to register for just one course level (4 sessions x 2.5 hours @ $380), you may proceed to register and make payment without purchasing course package. Otherwise you might consider purchasing our course packages below. Find out more about our course packages here!

 

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Our year end holiday programmes will be offered on a home based learning format through online video conferencing. No software installation required!

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