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Game Pro Summer Camps for Kids

Game Pro - Game Pro Summer Camps for Kids
Age:
n/a
Pre-requisite:
C# Coder
Fee:
£575
Duration:
5 Days, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
 

Parents invited to 'Virtual Reality' - Fri: 4:30pm

Camp Description

Day 1: Goal

Look at the Oculus Rift and Unity! The students will get a basic understanding of Unity and what it is. They will also look at the Oculus Rift and what it does! Some Oculus Rift demos will be shown to the students so they can get to grips with how it works.

Key Concepts

  • What is the Oculus Rift?
  • What is Unity?
  • How the Oculus Rift works
  • Oculus Rift demos
  • The Unity interface
  • Creating a basic project

Day 2: Goal

Look at creating and manipulating objects in Unity. They will create a basic area with some basic geometry (such as cuboids) in it. To finish off, the students will look at lighting a scene, and add basic Oculus support!

Key Concepts

  • Projects in Unity
  • Geometry
  • Terrain
  • Lighting
  • Basic Oculus support
  • Project: Create a small platformer level

Day 3: Goal

Look at prefabs and textures. The students will learn what a prefab is and why they are made, which includes making their own prefab. They will also look at textures, how they work, and how to apply them to objects in Unity. Finally, students will add some key mechanics to their game to make it playable!

Key Concepts

  • Prefabs (creation and use)
  • Textures
  • Skyboxes
  • Game logic
  • Spawn points

Day 4: Goal

The students will start integrating more Oculus Rift elements, like a user interface which tracks head motion, and main menus!

Key Concepts

  • UI Design
  • Head tracking
  • Main menus

Day 5: Goal

To finish off the course, students will polish their game however they see fit! They will be given a list of optional additions which they can work on, or they can think of their own things to add to their game. This day is all about using everything they’ve learnt over the past few days to make their games great!

Key Concepts

  • Debugging
  • Final polish
  • Optional additions

Upcoming Summer Day Camps for Game Pro

10/08/2015 Full  
24/08/2015 Book  

Not available in your area? If you would like to see this camp run in your area please Let us know and we shall look into running this camp.

Upcoming Residential Camps for Game Pro

09/08/2015 Book  
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