• WEB GAME DEVELOPMENT & MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT, 2 credits (BOTH COURSES MUST BE TAKEN FOR CREDIT)

    Grade: 10-12

    Prerequisite: Video Game Design, Game Programming & Design, or Computer Science

     

    WEB GAME DEVELOPMENT

    Web Game Development is a computer programming course that provides students with opportunities to use digital media and environments to program web games with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript; analyze and summarize streaming media/content and game broadcasting; and review the history of gaming; game types. Students will also investigate career opportunities in programming, gaming, art, design, business, and marketing; develop and create a gaming storyboard and script as well as implement graphic and game design elements. This is a Technology Applications course and may count towards a Business & Industry Endorsement. Certifications offered include: HTML, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. The certification fees have yet to be determined. There are no supplies associated with this course. In order to pass the certification exams, strong written and communication skills, typing skills, organization skills, and the ability to work well within groups, as well as individually, are required. This is a Technology Applications course.

    MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT

    Mobile Application Development is a computer programming course that fosters students' creativity and innovation by presenting opportunities to design, implement, and deliver meaningful projects using mobile computing devices through problem-solving and collaboration. Students will gain an understanding of the principles of mobile application development through the study of development platforms, programming languages, and software design standards. Through data analysis, students will identify task requirements, plan search strategies, and use software development concepts to access, analyze, and evaluate information needed to program mobile devices. Students will learn digital citizenship by researching current laws and regulations and by practicing integrity and respect. This course is a Technology Applications course and may count towards a Business & Industry Endorsement. There are no fees or supplies associated with this course. In order to pass the certification exams, strong written and communication skills, typing skills, organization skills, and the ability to work well within groups, as well as individually, are required. Offered at Career Center East Only. This is a Technology Applications course.