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CreativeTech

  • Pre-requisites
    TechStarter
  • Course duration
    1 Year
  • Weekly lessons
    50 minutes per week
  • Reports
    Every term
  • Recognition
    FunTech Certification

Animation Courses for kids: Turn Imagination into Reality

Channel your child’s imagination and enable them to create extraordinary creative projects. The CreativeTech animation classes for kids (online course) covers advanced graphics, industry-standard animation and website development.

 

  •  Graphics
  •  Animation
  •  Web Design

About this module

Graphic design classes for kids

Your child will learn both standard and advanced skills to produce vector and bitmaps with our graphic design lessons held during term time.

By the end of the term your child will have learnt:

  • The technical difference between a vector and bitmap graphics
  • To create templates, symbols and libraries which make the creation of graphics more efficient
  • About different file formats and what purpose they are best suited
  • The tools required to compose, edit, manipulate and recreate both vector and bitmap graphics

What your child will learn

  • Vectors
  • Bitmaps
  • Pixels
  • RGB
  • Resolution
  • Adobe Illustrator Orientation
  • Project properties, templates
  • Paint Brush, blob
  • Shapes
  • Pen
  • Selection Tools
  • Brush, library, custom
  • Text, font, TTF files, paths, outlines
  • Layers, colours
  • Opacity
  • Blend Modes
  • Adobe Photoshop Orientation
  • DPI
  • Importing Projects
  • Drawing, pen, pencil, brush
  • Shapes, fill
  • Eraser
  • Brushes, mixer
  • Smudge
  • Filters, blur, pixilation, colour
  • Selection Tools
  • Masking, transparency, culling, colour
  • Feathering
  • Restoring, images, spot healing, patch, healing brush
  • Exporting Images

 

 

Course fee and payment plan

£148.50

(10 payments)

Total cost: £1485

 

Additional fees

Assessment Lesson (credited upon enrolment): £35.00 | Enrolment Fee: £55.00 | Catch up lesson: £35 per lesson

About this module

Computer animation lessons for kids

This is an advanced children's animation course; it uses industry standard techniques to produce animations including a ‘walk and talk’ cycle – if you are in the animation industry you will understand the high standard of this course.

By the end of the term your child will have learnt:

  • To create their own animations, including the illusion of 3D movement with layers and parallax
  • To create smooth motion using tweening
  • To sync audio with video, including lip syncing
  • How to create realistic movement of an animated character, using bones and rigging

What your child will learn

  • Project Creation
  • Importing
  • Brushes, paint, fluid, pen, pencil, shapes
  • Layers
  • Objects
  • Symbols
  • Timeline, frames, keyframes, framerate
  • Tween, shape, motion, combined
  • Text
  • Filters & Effects, glow, blur, shadow, adjust colour
  • Audio, import (non-synced)
  • Video, import, convert to symbol
  • Bones, properties, rotation, offset, constraints, pose, rigging, contraints, keyframes
  • 3D Animation, transformation, parallax, illusion depth & layer
  • Onion skinning, smear frames
  • Looped animations, start point, end point
  • Lip syncing & keyframes, mouth shapes, voice recording

 

 

Course fee and payment plan

£148.50

(10 payments)

Total cost: £1485

 

Additional fees

Assessment Lesson (credited upon enrolment): £35.00 | Enrolment Fee: £55.00 | Catch up lesson: £35 per lesson

About this module

Online web development classes for kids

This web course, designed for kids’, will teach your child to develop and publish a fully functioning website onto the World Wide Web.

By the end of the term your child will have learnt:

  • The protocols and tools required to create a website
  • To code and decipher HTML (Hyper Text Mark-up Language)
  • How to implement CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) to give their website a consistent and professional feel
  • To design, code and publish their very own interactive, multimedia website onto the World Wide Web

What your child will learn

  • History of the Internet with Tim Berners-Lee
  • Structure of the Internet
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Forms
  • DIVs
  • Web Theory on Colours, Layout and Design
  • Development Tools in Browsers

 

 

Course fee and payment plan

£148.50

(10 payments)

Total cost: £1485

 

Additional fees

Assessment Lesson (credited upon enrolment): £35.00 | Enrolment Fee: £55.00 | Catch up lesson: £35 per lesson

Virtual learning, real results

 

We’re redefining the way children learn by using the latest virtual tools. Our state-of-the-art virtual learning platform enables tutor-led home study through innovative business-grade tools.

Your child can log in from anywhere and attend scheduled lessons using virtual tools to communicate with their tutor and class friends.

Learn more

The FunTech Methodology

 

A learning
journey

 

We assess each child as an individual and recommend a tailored tech learning path that will enable them to unlock their full potential. 

Designed
to engage

 

Engagement and technology are at the core of our teaching strategies, with small class sizes guided by technology subject specialists.

Curriculum
is the key

 

We have a structured, project-based curriculum that’s continuously refined by our in-house development team to keep it ahead of the curve.

Virtual learning,
real results

 

Using a state-of-the-art virtual learning platform, we deliver tutor-led classes in real-time with a 1:4 tutor student ratio.

FAQs

What does a virtual class mean?

A virtual class is a scheduled interactive online lesson delivered by FunTech.

All our virtual software is Citrix driven and so extremely safe

How does the virtual class work?

All students receive a virtual orientation lesson before the start of their course.

For each lesson, your child will receive an email invitation containing a link allowing them to log onto our virtual classroom. We schedule a maximum of four students who are predominately based in the UK, however, a few of our students have moved abroad due to parents work commitments and therefore log in from further afield.

The lessons themselves are the exact same as is delivered in a physical classroom. Through our virtual classroom environment, your child has the option to raise their hand, ask questions and also speak to the other students in their class (though we do have a mute all option '- just in case!)

FunTech teachers are able to pass control of their monitor to an individual student or share it amongst all the students. With permission, we can take control of a students' monitor to demonstrate concepts, share common mistakes or outstanding work as we would in a physical classroom.

All our virtual software is Citrix driven and so extremely safe

What do we need to join a virtual class?

Good internet connection, headphones with a microphone and a computer.

All our virtual software is Citrix driven and so extremely safe

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