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Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

Unlock your creativity and learn the art of game design in our hands-on Video Game Design course. Join us for a virtual experience where you will design and build games using Code.org or Scratch platforms. Develop your skills as a game designer, create captivating narratives, and bring your imagination to life.

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  • 8 - 15 years old
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  • Sat, Jul 27 at 1:00pm - 2:50pm
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  • Thu, Aug 01 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
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What you'll learn in this kids technology class:

Our Video Game Design course provides the basics of game design in a hands-on environment. Students will discover the process of designing and building games using Code.org or Scratch platforms. Students will learn how to be a game designer, design narratives, learn to apply art and animation, programming roles, project teamwork, and how to make a game from beginning to end.

During and at the end of the session, students will be in possession of their game projects to share with friends and family.

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Instructions on how to access the course will be sent by email a day or two before the 1st day of class.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Refund Policy

There are no refunds or transfers after a class begins. Requests to withdraw from a class or transfer to another Community Services class must be done 5 OR MORE DAYS prior to the first class meeting. There is a $15 service charge per class for each refund or transfer requested. If you enrolled in a class less than 5 days prior to the first class meeting, NO refunds will be given. There are no refunds or credits for absences and late registrations are not pro-rated. Missed class meetings may not be made up in another class.

In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

Reviews of Classes at East Los Angeles College (253)

(4.3-star rating across 253 reviews)
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Anonymous review on 5/28/2021
    My 8 year old enjoyed this class. The instructor was super awesome. She was patient and was really good at communicating with her students. We will register for more sessions.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Ericka L. on 4/3/2021
    My daughter really enjoyed the class. She asked me to signed her up 3 times! She learned so much from it! I highly recommend it!
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Caleigh B. on 2/23/2021
    Great class
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Tina G. on 2/7/2021
    Both my niece and nephew enjoyed the course.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Anonymous review on 8/31/2020
    We enjoyed the class. Kept my 10 year old engaged and excited.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by shelli r. on 4/1/2020
    it would of been great if we finished the course
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by BELLA V. on 3/30/2020
    We wish we could have completed the course but we could not. There was zero communication to inform us about the status of the class. We may consider taking future classes. The instructor was very good.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by David F. on 7/8/2019
    David (9 yrs old) liked that there was a break after the first hour. He learned 2D game programming. The teacher made the material easy to understand.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Sergio L. on 5/12/2019
    Excellent!! My son loved his course.
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Ezequiel L. on 10/13/2019
  • Video Game Design (Ages 8-15)

    Reviewed by Asher E. on 10/7/2018
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Students of the Video Game Design class for ages 8-15 found the course highly enjoyable and engaging. The instructors were praised for their patience, excellent communication, and the ability to make the course material easily understandable. Students specifically learned about 2D game programming, and as a result, walked away with key computer skills. Most expressed interest in attending future classes due to the effective teaching and engaging content. Quotes: 1. "The instructor was super awesome. She was patient and was really good at communicating with her students." 2. "She learned so much from it! I highly recommend it!" 3. "He learned 2D game programming. The teacher made the material easy to understand."

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Question from shelli r.
Is each session different?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Shelli! The instructor covers the same material. However, students can take the class more than once and benefit by improving their programming skills.
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Question from Edgar M.
Hi there, my son is signed up for this class. Does he have to know how to code before taking this class?
Answer from Yolanda C. Verified Student
No. My son had no previous experience & learned in the class.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Edgar! No prior knowledge of coding is required for this class. Hope this helps!
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