Game Design Camp with Minecraft™: Middle School (June 2017)

June 26-30, 2017

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This camp is available to middle school students. Overnight and Day Camps options are available.

Students learn to be a game designer using Minecraft and enhance their current Minecraft creation skills. Students will explore how the role of artist, designer, and programer is relevant to game development using Minecraft as the vehicle for learning. Students will learn how to create fun and challenging Minecraft adventure maps while learning the methods and practices of game design and how it all impacts gameplay from the perspective of a real game designer. Students publish and playtest their Minecraft creations with their classmates on our group server. Software & Tools: Minecraft™ Prerequisites: Students are required to have their own Minecraft account to attend and be familiar with the Minecraft environment to participate. The cost of camp does not include the purchase of a Minecraft license.