Video Game Design (Sir Wilfrid Laurier)


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STEM MINDS™ is pleased to offer an after school Video Game Design program every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 from January 23 to April 2 at Sir Wilfrid Laurier PS. 

Why just play video games when you can make them? Join us as we go through the journey of a video game designer and learn how to design, create, and program your very own video game! Along the way, participants will learn the steps to successful game-making from planning to play-testing, level and character design, coding and art design, and more! Get ready to become a one-person video game design company and take the lead on the next game of the year!

Program Details

Location: Sir Wilfrid Laurier

Grades: 4-8

Dates: Thursdays from January 23 to April 2 (*no class March 19)

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm


Enrollment Information

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Session Descriptions
Session 1Introduction to Video Game Design: Planning & Storytelling
Session 2Creating Sprites Part 1
Session 3Creating Sprites Part 2
Session 4Creating Animations Part 1
Session 5Creating Animations Part 2
Session 6Environmental Hazard Collisions Part 1
Session 7Environmental Hazard Collisions Part 2
Session 8Enemy Collisions Part 1
Session 9Enemy Collisions Part 2
Session 10Creating Additional Game Levels
Session 11Moving Between Game Levels
Session 12Feedback & Testing

Additional information

Sir Wilfrid Laurier

Thursdays After School [January 23 – April 2]