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Coding Interactive Games With Scratch

Want to explore how to a new type of game in Scratch? Why not explore how to introduce video sensing into your games to make them interactive! Take a step into your own game.

Ages:

9-12

Equipment:

Laptop, required

Currently available in:
  • Online
Pricing details
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1055

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

Coding Interactive Games With Scratch

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

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Course highlights

BE A PART OF YOUR GAME

BE A PART OF YOUR GAME

Use video sensing to take a step into your own game!

IMAGINE ANYTHING

IMAGINE ANYTHING

Introduces a whole new world of creativity, bring your ideas to life!

CREATE THE NEXT GREAT INTERACTIVE GAME

CREATE THE NEXT GREAT INTERACTIVE GAME

Explore the idea of video sensing to create games, puzzles, stories and more!

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What are the course instructors like?

Programme Leaders have a strong background in education coupled with technical expertise in the area they teach. They are supported by Camp Tutors, who are most frequently talented Computer Science …

Course Overview

This super engaging Fire Tech Experience introduces video sensing into game creation in Scratch. Learn how to use your camera as a sensor to detect motion and colour. Our tech savvy instructor will teach you how to control digital animations with physical interactions, by moving objects or specific colours in view of a camera. This is a great introduction on how to use Artificial Intelligence in Scratch.

Trying to catch an object in your game? Just move your arms to collect it. With your own physical body as a controller, you can even take a step inside your own game designs!

FireTech Experiences are a new series of short, high interest, fun and engaging tech demonstrations and talks. These are delivered in webinar style, using Zoom, with the main expert tutor showcasing a new interesting aspect of technology and learning. Apart from Zoom, no other downloads are required.

What your child will learn

  • Create games with the ability to have a virtual and physical object inhabit the same space
  • Ability to incorporate detection of colours and moving physical objects to modify code in Scratch
  • Introduces a whole new world of creativity into game design by allowing your child to step into their own games!
Video Game Design

"I really enjoyed my self. It was extremely informative but at the same time very fun."

Pratham, Young Workshop Attendee