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Partner:
Skills Development Scotland – My World of Work Live

Course Type:
Type 2 - Workshops

Curriculum:
Maths, Numeracy and Finance, Computing, Art

Age Group:
P7, S1, S2, S3

Start/End Dates:
Available between 6th Sep - 31st Mar 2022

Timetable Availability:
Fully Flexible – Any Day/Time

Number of Sessions:
1 (standalone)

Duration:
60 Minutes

Repeated:
Yes

Repetition Frequency:
N/A

Max Capacity:
Up to 10 classes of 30 pupils per session

Description:
Building on skills used in previous Games Design sessions, this provides an insight to Scotland's space industry whilst learning about the problem of space junk. This will help young people continue to expand on the game design skills they have already learned and create a space themed game where they will look at targeting the issue of space junk and what is being done to address this. As well as building on their knowledge of skills needed in digital careers, this will help them understand how the space industry is growing and the careers available within this.

This session is ‘fully flexible’ in its delivery, meaning we can deliver on any weekday at a time that is convenient for your learners.

DYW Context:
Understanding the skills needed for future jobs.

Additional Requirements:
Each learner will need a digital device (tablet, iPad, laptop or PC) and access to https://makecode.microbit.org.

Other Info:
None

Keywords:
Space, Space Junk, Games Design, Programming, Careers, Skills, Future Jobs, Digital Skills, Games Design

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