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Saturday Computer Class
Sat 8 April 2017, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM NZST
Fun and Excellent Computer Education for ages 5-17.
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- A Discovery Course In Computing
Begin a voyage of discovery to further each holidays. Discover the different areas of computing, find out what is best for you and answers to your questions. Covers aspects of all classes.
- Essential Computer Skills.
Enjoyable and fun for all levels of experience. Small groups. 55-min sessions on animations, use PowerPoint as an artist to make ID cards and drawings, Excel and Word.
- Create 3D Video Games
Create a multi-level game with a labyrinth of rooms, water or lava below, sky above and outdoor scenes. Add doors, elevators, teleporters, a player, enemies, guns, health packs etc. Create start, win and lose screens. Learn to skin your own 3D models and place them in the game.
- Web Design
No previous experience necessary. Learn HTML, CSS and bootstrap to make a truly responsive website to work on mobiles. Link to YouTube, twitter and Facebook.
- Learn to Program - Introduction
Python and Java are the two major languages. Understand the principles and terminology behind all programming languages. No programming experience required.
- Learn to Program - Intermediate
Create your own 2D platformer game. Create the level layout, add player, enemies and other entities. Customise their behaviours and create their graphics.
- Intermediate & Advanced Workshops
Great for those who have been before or know a lot. Sessions include building a PC, web design, graphics and animations, make 3D games, databases, programming, network computers, run a web site, video edit and movie making.
- Build Your Own Computer
Learn the parts, terminology and principles involved to build or upgrade a computer. Assemble motherboard, CPU, RAM, add cards, disk drives and install Windows.
- Filmmaking & Video Editing
Create a storyboard, break into scenes and shots, plan a shoot understand types of shots and how to frame and compose. Use computer video editing to add sound, transitions, titles and credits and publish to YouTube as a finished movie.
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