Weekly Schedule: September 28-Oct 2, 2020

Previous Week

Daily Live Meetings

Every virtual student must check in (on time at the start of class) to the live meeting. If your camera is on you must be in PCSB dress code. 

Period 1/2 7:35AM-9:16AM

Period 3 9:20AM-10:07AM

Period 4/5 10:11AM-11:49AM

Period 7 1:17PM-2:05PM

Intro to Class Video - START HERE

Class Policies

Resources for Home Use:

Unity Download - Download the free, personal version of Unity. To activate a license create a free account

Download Gmetrix for free

Download Adobe at home

Agile Development- Know it!

Keyboard Shortcuts- KNOW THEM!

Copy: Ctrl + C

Cut: Ctrl + X

Paste: Ctrl + V

Screenshot: PrtScn

Scrnsht 1 monitor: Ctrl + Alt + PrtScn

**Then use Ctrl + V to paste it where needed!**

To open anything: DOUBLE CLICK

Article: IBM wants to hire employees that don't have a 4 year degree

Need a break? Try these:

Typing Lessons

Code.org

Adobe Product Tutorials

Udemy

Typing Games:

Typing Attack Game

Zombie Bridge Typing Game

Super Typer Fast Dungeon Escape

Current Week

Goal & Scale: Mastering Your Career

Weekly Outline

Monday: Choice of any - Gmetrix, Capstone, Competition, Side build

Tuesday: Self Study (see below for options) or G-Metrix

Wednesday: Competition Day- NGT or Congressional App Challenge (or both)

Thursday: Capstone

Friday: Choose any of above or academic work

Self Study Udemy Options:

All links have been updated - check new options!

Programming Self Study

Assets Self Study

Project Manager Self Study

Audio Engineer Self Study

What will I turn in? Friday File

OneDrive (Turn in Work)

Period 3

Period 4/5

Period 7

COMPETITION:

Congressional App Challenge InfoEnter Here by October 19th (Individual up to 3)

NGT - Dates coming soon (3-5 members)

Video Documentary Competition (2 or 3 members)

Computer Science Competition - debug 10 programming problems (Rules- skip to page 24) - (1-4 members)- Registration  - This is for a $12,000 scholarship to the University of Kansas

Helpful Resources

Pinellas Job Openings

Udemy Online Courses

Unity 2020 Terrain

Unity 2D Tutorials:

Design a 2D Unity Level

Create a "Rule Tile"

Importing 2D Assets

CERTIFICATIONS

When you get 2- 90% scores on G-Metrix tests you can take the actual certification. To sign up let Dr. Kirk know & follow these instructions.

 

MANDATORY ADDITION TO CERTIPORT PROFILE:

  • Personal Information: Student ID is the Local Student ID (example: 52XXXXX)

    • If not edit profile

  • Account Setup: First/Last Name must match what is in Focus

    • If not call 1-800-497-8923

Certification Additional Guides (MTA):

MTA Motility & Device Fundamentals

MTA Motility & Device Fundamentals- V2

MTA Windows Operating Systems

MTA Windows Operating Systems-V2

Intro to Coding Handouts:

Coding Basics

What is a Variable?

Operators and Expressions

Variable Declaration/Manipulation

If Statements

Loops/Iterations

Unity Functions

Unity Tutorials:

Unity Intro to Functions

Unity Game Scene Tutorial

Unreal Engine Landscape Tutorial

Career Info

How to get a job in the Video Game Industry! (Tech High Udemy acct.)

Top 25 Game Design Grad Schools

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Seminole, FL 33776

Call Tech-High:

(727) 545-6405

Email Mrs. Kirk:

Kirkj@pcsb.org

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