YOUNG DESIGN MUSEUM ACADEMY Creative Workshop

Design Camp: Code Your Own Adventure

This creative workshop will introduce you to the world of coding engines and teach you to create a piece of interactive fiction.

Suitable for young people at secondary school, aged 11-14.

Previous Code Your Own Adventure workshop

What to expect

Can you read a video game? How does choice affect the way a story is told?

Learn about how coding is used to give players the ability to choose their path and how to use the coding engine Twine to create their own interactive narrative.

Discover the most interesting ways to create a story and find out why video games are the biggest revolution in fiction since the invention of the novel.

All equipment, materials and light refreshments will be provided, but they will need to bring a packed lunch.

Testimonial from our previous coding workshop:

February Half-Term 2022

"It was friendly. I learned and had fun, and you could make your own project. It was about programming, something I enjoy. We also got to learn the history of videogame."

Facilitator

Joe Hoole

Hoole is an Interaction Designer with half a decade of experience in the industry and skills honed in Visual Effects, Games Design, Programming, Robotics and Graphic Design. He is also a massive geek who loves 3D printing, laser cutting and anything that keeps him at the cutting edge of design and technology.

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Booking information

Young person: £80
Young person [early bird]: £73
Members: £64
Members [early bird]: £58

10% early bird up to Sunday 9 October.

Suitable for young people at secondary school, aged 11-14.

Capacity is limited, please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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