First Code Creator (Age 12+)

The First Code Creator program lays a solid foundation of computer science concepts and theories through developing technically challenging apps. With an emphasis on hands-on development and bringing ideas to reality, the program guides students to deepen their understanding on key current topics in technology, including privacy, security and social networking.

This program covers computational thinking on 7 areas including Creativity, Abstraction, Data, Algorithms, Programming, Internet, and Impact.

Challenging, Fast Pace Course

The Creator Program offers a fast-pace, challenging curriculum to give a head-start to the college level computer science courses.

Modern Technologies

From mobile applications development to web frameworks, First Code Creators get their hands on the latest technologies that are used by industry professionals in technology companies and startups.

Community Focus

Some say coding is like a super power. What better way to do with a gift than to share it? Our Creators apply coding and software development skills to solve problems for our community, through making apps or websites.

"Both of them enjoyed their courses with you tremendously ! Please keep up your good job of providing useful and interesting programming courses to kids in Singapore."

Thomas, Parent of Angelina and Jing Hao, Rosyth School & Raffles Institute

First Code Creator Roadmap

Student's Progress

  1. Students follow our tested and proven proprietary coding and STEM curriculum
  2. Start by exploring the fundamentals of computer science using block-based language
  3. Advance into to a simple and visual syntax-based language, JavaScript and Python
  4. Students dive into a set of real life problems, using the framework of design thinking to tackle the problems.
  5. Now, it is time to change the world with our coding and STEM skills!

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Structure

  • First Code Creator Program runs from Jan-Mar, Mar-May, and Sep-Nov
  • 9 weekly classes per term, each class is 1.5 hours long
  • Class size ranges from 4 to 8 students
  • Weekly reading assignment
  • Exclusive invite to special one-off workshops
  • Semester, individual feedback from instructor
  • End of term one-on-one parent teacher conference
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Program Dates

Format

9 classes per term

1 class per week

90 minutes per class

*Requires at least 4 students to form a class



Language(s)

English


What to Bring

A laptop (Mac or PC, preferably Mac) with a creative mindset :)

Core Program Roadmap

AC101

Mobile Apps Development: Games

Course Info

The AppJamming I course introduces App Inventor 2 as a language and aims to empower students to solve real world problems through decomposing problems, researching independently as well as managing their projects.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
11:15 AM
to
12:45 PM
Stamford
4:30 PM
to
6:00 PM

AC101 is equivalent to camp module - Mobile Apps Development

AC102

Mobile Apps Development: Apps for the Community

Course Info

The AppJamming II course teaches advanced data storage and manipulation, as well as integration of android apps with external applications and hardware.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
11:15 AM
to
12:45 PM

AC101 is equivalent to camp module - Intermediate Mobile Apps Development

AC301

Web Applications: jQuery

Course Info

The jQuery course is an advanced front-end web programming course for aspiring young programmers following their introduction to web programming and the JavaScript language.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
4:30 PM
to
6:00 PM

AC401

Programming with Python: Introduction

Course Info

The Python 101 course introduces the basics of Python and computer science by programming a series of fun games and rewarding code challenges. In addition to Python syntax and computer science concepts, students also learn to think about problems logically and solve them systematically.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
2:45 PM
to
4:15 PM

AC402

Python II: Advanced Logic

Course Info

Building on the foundation of Python,​ we apply the basic Python syntax in programming games using the PyGame module and explore more deeply the advanced Python concepts such as classes and objects.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
2:45 PM
to
4:15 PM

AC130

3D Game Programming with Unity

Course Info

No Prerequisite Needed

This gives an introduction of 3D modelling and learn to program a 3D game using Unity. This class is suitable for students with no prior knowledge in coding.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
2:45 PM
to
4:15 PM

AC260

Artificial Intelligence: Code Your Own Chatbot

Course Info

Prerequisite: Webprogramming experience with JavaScript, Python or any equivalent scripting language experience (Java, C or Ruby etc.)

This course is aimed to introduce students to Artificial Intelligence (AI). AI is all about making computer smart! It is a new trend in our technology world, where computers are able to learn and sometimes outsmart humans.

TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Stamford
4:30 PM
to
6:00 PM