All about computers
TEACHER, TANASESCU GABRIELA-VIOLETA
"TRAIAN" High School, CONSTANTA - ROMANIA
The event introduce students - ages between 10-18 years old - to the subject of computer science (Games - Introduction to Level Design; Computer programming – HOUR OF CODE tutorialas; exchanging ideas with experts specialists in Computer Science using Skype apps facilities, etc).
As a result at this activity, young students will draw in Paint / Digital Art with STEM subjects, while older students will create different Presentations. The materials developed will be made public.
Technocamps, with Mr. Stewart Powell - Tutor in the Computer Science Department at Swansea University
The students had the opportunity of asking all kinds of questions regarding the importance of using computers in our daily life and the advantages of choosing a career within the IT spectrum. On another note, STEM fields have been discussed as an option for their future studies.
MICROSOFT - MINECRAFT
The students followed the proposed tutorials with utmost excitement. Doing so, many realized that programming is possible for anyone. Those activities from the STEM domain allow the newer generation to perceive the importance of technology in finding the answers to our daily problems.
MEETING WITH MR. ANDREI ISTRATE, Co-founder Romanian Game Developers Association
Students were presented the oportunity of understanding the way video game development actually works. The ideea of having a gaming career within Romania was stressed, along with the qualities one requires in order to succeed: creativity, imagination and patience. On the other hand, programming knowledge also proves to be necessary to reach given objectives.