Adventures in Roblox Game Development

One-Week Course | Ages 9-12

Adventures in Roblox Game Development

One-Week Course | Ages 9-12

Use Roblox Studio to Create Your Own Game

Roblox is one of the most fun, dynamic, and popular platforms in the world. Learn to create and program with Roblox as the output and framework.

In this course, students will start the week digging into the Roblox studio editor, learning to import and manipulate assets to design levels. Students will get into the basics of scripting, using loops, variables, conditionals, and functions to create new game mechanics. By the end of the week, students will create their own Roblox games, including platforming, puzzles, and basic combat.

Staff Ratio: 10:1
Hardware + Software: Roblox, Roblox Studio

Ages: Students 9-12

Hours: 9:00AM – 4:30PM

Staff Ratio: 10:1
Hardware + Software: Roblox, Roblox Studio

Ages: Students 9-12
Hours: 9:00AM – 4:30PM

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Course Information

Get ready for a fun and meaningful camp experience through project-based learning

What Students Learn

  • The basics of good game design
  • How to manipulate objects in Roblox
  • Basics of lighting, color, and UI
  • Collaboration and project management

What Students Create

  • A single player platforming game
  • A team based group project game with custom mechanics

More About This Course

Our Game Design courses teach students how to create their own video games. They’ll design levels, characters, and full games using game creation tools. Our Game Design with Roblox course allows students to create 3D platforming based games using editing tools like Roblox Studio and programming with Lua.

The Adventures Experience: In this unique course for 9 to 12-year-olds, students will design games and assets and then learn to market them using the Roblox Marketplace. The Roblox Marketplace contains community-made items that other users can incorporate into their own games and creations.

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Frequently Asked Questions

If a student already has some experience, are different skill levels accommodated in the course?

Instructors and TAs are always willing to modify and customize the curriculum to make sure that all students are engaged and challenged. The first day or so will be utilized to gauge students’ individual skills and strengths. We also have advanced extensions for every course, so teachers can challenge advanced students.

“Not only did Digital Media Academy enhance my coding abilities, but it also taught me that computer science is an extremely fascinating field of study and computers are awesome in general.”

Josephine G.

Game Programming

Why Digital Media Academy?

You can count on us to deliver on all the things that truly matter.

Passionate Staff

Educators, artists, and talented industry professionals with a passion for STEAM education.

A Balanced Experience

Our students enjoy a balanced camp day with both in-class lessons and outdoor activities.

Project-Based Learning

Our curriculum sparks curiosity, builds confidence, while fostering teamwork and collaboration.

Safety Matters

Our staff are experienced and trained to provide a learning environment that is safe and ideal for learning.