Video Game Design and Development

This course is an introduction to the Godot Engine and helps beginners get started with creating their own games.  You will learn about creating a small 2D platformer from start to finish in the Godot Engine.

Course Objective

  • Game mechanics
  • Hazards like spikes and enemies
  • 2D Sprite Animation
  • A seamless game loop and transitions between levels
  • Scene structure and project organization
  • Sound effects

Python

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam will demonstrate that they can recognize, write, and debug Python code that will logically solve a problem. Learn to solve complex computing problems by using built-in-modules.

Course Objective

  • Operations using Data Types and Operators
  • Flow Control with Decisions and Loops
  • Input and Output Operations
  • Code Documentation and Structure
  • Troubleshooting and Error Handling
  • Operations using Modules and Tools

 

Blender 3D Animation

For this course you will learn how to create 3D Models and Assets for games that use Blender.  Additionally, learn how to turn your environment into an asset ready to be implemented into a video game engine.

Course Objective

  • Create assets for video games.
  • Use textures to make objects look realistic.
  • Learn different types of texturing
  • Learn different types of environment modeling
  • Model objects in Blender
  • Use modular environment assets effectively.

Artificial Intelligence

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam are AI enabled learners and are prepared for the professional use of AI by understanding how AI can be used to solve problems.

Course Objective

  • Defining the AI problem
  • Managing data to solve the AI problem
  • Building an AI model that solves the problem
  • Deploying model in an application
  • Monitoring live production

 

HTML and CSS

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam will demonstrate that they can structure a webpage using HTML elements and create and apply styles using CSS. Analyze and implement inline styles, internal (embedded) style sheets, and external style sheets

Course Objectives

  • HTML Fundamentals
  • CSS Fundamentals
  • Document Structure using HTML
  • Multimedia Presentation using HTML
  • Webpage Styling using CSS
  • Accessibility, Readability, and Testing

Cloud Computing

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam will be able to identify and describe end solutions that leverage cloud technologies, considerations that span across solutions, and the “art of the possible” in utilizing cloud to develop solutions.

Course Objectives

  • Determine if cloud solution is appropriate
  • Developing cloud architecture
  • Implementing the cloud development life cycle
  • Managing cloud operations
  • Understanding cloud governance

Cybersecurity

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam demonstrate their understanding of key security paradigms, terminology, and mindset. Successful candidates will have a keen awareness of the importance of security and the threats to a business when security procedures are not followed.

Course Objectives

  • Essential Security Principles
  • Basic Network Security Concepts
  • Endpoint Security Concepts
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Risk Management
  • Incident Handling

Databases

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam will demonstrate foundational knowledge of how to design and query relational databases, such as MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, or Oracle.

Course Objectives

  • Database Design
  • Database Object Management using DDL
  • Data Retrieval
  • Data Manipulation using DML
  • Troubleshooting

Networking

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam will demonstrate foundational networking knowledge and skills, including TCP/IP, networking services, networking topologies, and troubleshooting in wired and wireless environments.

Course Objectives

  • Networking Fundamentals
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Network Hardware
  • Protocols and Services
  • Troubleshooting

Data Analytics

This is a certificated course and candidates for this exam prove introductory knowledge of how to responsibly manipulate, analyze, and communicate findings of data analysis.

Course Objectives

  • Data basics
  • Data manipulation
  • Data analysis
  • Data visualization and communication
  • Responsible analytics practices