Blueinno Technologist Program

MIT App Inventor (Age 9-12)

 

Make Your Apps to Solve Problem

​In this course, we will learn how to use MIT App Inventor to build various apps with MIT App Inventor. Students will create a series of utility apps and mobile games to solve real life problems. We will talk about UN goals, and let students brainstorm, build prototypes, models and apps that solve the global problems. Our target is to inspire students to create apps that solve real life problem.

Target Age Group: 9-12

Pre-requisite:  

  • Programming experience preferred but not a MUST

Medium of Instruction: 

  • Course Material: English

  • Class discussion: Mainly English (supplemented with Cantonese ONLY when needed)

Education Tools: 

  • MIT App Inventor Block Based Coding Platform

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Module 1:

Introduction to App Inventor

  • Create your first App using App Inventor. Familiarise with user interface, components, properties and coding blocks of MIT App Inventor.

  • Introduction to computer programming, understand basic logic,repeat loop, conditional statements, variables, etc.​

Module 2:

Apps & Games Development

  • By making different apps, students understand that app development consists of user interface(frontend) and Blocks Programming (backend)

  • Students will learn different user interfaces, like horizontal/vertical arrangement, buttons, label, images, TextBox, etc.

  • Students need to understand how to program (using blocks) to interact with the interface to make their desired apps. 

  • They will also able to use advanced functions, like apps notification.

Features​​:

  • Small Class, 2-6 students

  • 1:5 teaching staff to students Ratio Guarantee

  • Hands-on, Project-based learning

Requirements:

  • Bring your own laptop with charger and pre-installed Google Chrome browser. (Limited computer laptops are available)

  • Bring Your Own Android Phone with MIT AI2 Companion Installed.

  • Students have to practice typing before class.

 

Take away :

  • All project codes will be stored on the internet. Continue the learning at home!

  • Certificate of attendance​

Note:

  • ​Maximum 3 make up classes per term.

  • Make up classes must be before the start of next term.​

Pitch your idea and make an app

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Technology at School

Students' Apps (Uploaded to Google Play Store)

Course Details

10 lessons x 1.5 hours

HK$6000

(HK$5850 before Jan 05)

Please note that:

  • Maximum 3 make up classes per term.

  • Make up classes must be before the start of next term.

Prince Edward / online

[Term3]
Apr 30; May 7, 14, 21, 28; Jun 4, 11, 18, 25; Jul 2

Saturday : 10:35PM - 12:05PM

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