Minecraft Virtual World Designer (Online Camp)
Dates: June 28 - July 2, 2021
Audience: This camp is recommended for students grades 5 - 9.
Instruction will include a combination of live online interactions with NIU faculty and staff, along with recorded videos, and downloadable step-by-step instruction.
Skill level: Beginner to intermediate
In this camp you will:
- Learn the essentials of game design
- Invent game goals and rules
- Storyboard game scenarios
- Build 3D worlds
- Program with Microsoft MakeCode
- Apply textures
- Script objects to animate movement
Computer Hardware and Software Requirements: View this list of minimum requirements for attending the Minecraft camp.
Time: 12PM to 4PM
Location: This is an online camp delivered by Northern Illinois University, Digital Convergence Lab. To access this camp you will need a stable internet connection and a computer that meets the computer hardware and software requirements. Students will receive a login to an online webinar tool, the learning management system, and Minecraft for Education before the start of camp.
Program Fees: $159
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 815-753-0673 for more information.
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