Coding is the most marketable skill of any game design student, but it can also be the most daunting. NYFA Games understands this and works with students to helps to either overcome this fear (or nurture the excitement).
In the first semester we introduce students to code by first assessing the student’s skill and organize them into Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced groups based on experience level.
Then individualized instruction in given to each student to ensure that they finish the first semester with the skills to grow as a programmer.
Please check out the team coding project from some first semester students. All were asked to create a level re-interrupting the classic pong game: