Introduction to Programming
Mat Fees: $25
Cost: $210 or $200 if taking 2 or more classes. Can be split into 3 equal payments.
8 week class meets on. Field trips planned for final Fridays in Sept and Oct, Nov is our community service month
Sept 9, 16, 23
Oct 7, 14, 21
Nov 4, 18
Students will start by learning an open source programming language called Scratch. Developed at MIT, this is a general purpose programming language used for animations, games, digital art, and more! Students will start with a drag and drop version of the language, and then move into more advanced usages. Students will then be taught how to use Microsoft Kodu which is used for video game design: 3d terrain models, simulations, games. Come learn how to get started in the world of computer programmig! All equipment is provided.