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Saturday Computer Class

Saturday Computer Class

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When:

  • Sun 21 May ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 3 Jun ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 10 Jun ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 17 Jun ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 24 Jun ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 1 Jul ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Sat 8 Jul ’17, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Where:

Westlake Boys High School, 30 Forrest Hill Rd, Westlake Show map

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • School Holidays 9:30-4pm (open from 8:30 to 5pm): $370.00
  • Saturday: $40.00

Website:

Computer Class

Fun and Excellent Computer Education for ages 5-17.

To view, Minecraft classes see other listings "Saturday Minecraft Class."

- A Discovery Course In Computing
Begin a voyage of discovery to further each holiday. 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. 55min 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, the 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.
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- 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.
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- 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 website, 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.

For other Saturday classes visit grandtraining website.

Minecraft: Modelling to Mastery.

Introduction - Wood Puncher to Architect.
This course introduces you to the fun and creativity of Minecraft on PC or laptop.
On this course you will be able to discover new aspects of the game, not limited to but including:
- Understand basic logic, use Redstone to your advantage, create contraptions and make amazing games bases.
- Learn more about construction: everything from a nice looking house to a fully functional castle,
- Learn how to move your world from computer to computer as well as play on the vast creations of other player’s worlds.
- Learn to learn! We provide links, and resources for kids to learn themselves, from easy to watch videos, to full technical articles.
- Commands, LAN worlds, resource Packs, challenges, and much more!

Advanced - Architect to World Builder:
- Ever thought of yourself as knowing everything about standard Minecraft? This course aims to challenge your belief.

- More Redstone! Go beyond simple circuits; learn about logic gates, all the way up to building real functioning computer parts using Redstone.

- Construction mastery: Go beyond basic building; learn how to create impregnable fortresses, siege warfare, multitudes of traps, as well as many more ideas!

- Adventure maps: Learn how to put these skills together to make the ultimate challenge for you and your friends. Everything from parkour, to fully fledged mini-games and adventures, all using Minecraft!

- Advanced Commands, challenges Map editing. This course is designed to be played again and again, different experiences guaranteed!

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