You may be a pretty good builder already, but are you ready to take your builds to the next level? In the first part of the course, students will learn about the key elements of design, such as scale, detailing, landscaping, engineering, and gradients, that will elevate their build skills from good to great. Then, in the second part of the course, students will combine these new skills into their own unique master build.
Areas of Focus:
1. Architectural Design
3. Interior Design
5. Visual Arts
Main Skills to be taught and practiced:
1. Problem solving
2. Critical thinking
3. Design thinking
5. Skills transfer
Students will build their own home base that incorporates at least three of the design principles covered (ie. Scale, gradients, palettes, landscaping, engineering, detailing).
8-week lesson plans: (to be provided by May 31st, or no later than 4 weeks before the program is offered)
- Must be a competent builder in Minecraft.
- Basic Redstone knowledge is an asset.