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App Inventor 1 (P201)

Kickstart your child's interest in mobile app development and create the next B I G thing with MIT App Inventor, a visual programming language.
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  • What you'll learn:

  • Get Started on MIT App Inventor
    The MIT App Inventor platform is a visual drag-and-drop programming language that will kickstart your child's interest in mobile app development.
  • Create Your Very Own Mobile App
    With the right tools in hand and the right training, your kid is now ready to create an app that he/she is proud to show off to you.

  • Learn User Experience and User Interface (UI/UX) Design
    Think from the user’s perspective and how they will act and react to different parts of the mobile interface and feedback to you about it.
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  • What's in this course?

  • For Ages 10 to 14
    Become an App Inventor

  • Beginner Level
    No prior experience required
  • 100% Independent Learning
    Engaging and interactive courses carefully curated to maximise your child's online learning
  • Online Flexible Schedule
    On-Demand Videos and activities for learning, anytime and anywhere
  • Chat with Our Tutors
    Have questions? Fret not! Contact our experienced tutors for guidance
  • Certificate of Completion
    Earn a Certificate upon completion
  • Requirements:

  • Windows / Macintosh
  • Phone (Android preferred)
  • Internet Connection

About This Course

Create the next B I G thing

Google Maps, WhatsApp, Instagram have become our everyday essential apps and your child may be the creator of the next B I G thing that you will use in your life. We nurture future leaders in technology by allowing students to explore mobile app development.

Develop vital 21st century skills

With an intuitive, visual drag-and-drop programming, our App Inventor curriculum guides students to apply computational thinking and creativity to design their own apps and put them to test immediately on their phones. These are skills important not only in coding, but also in many other fields.

Engaging and interactive curriculum

There will be plenty of hands-on activities and self-check quizzes to reinforce students' knowledge and keep them motivated to learn! App Inventor 1’s goal is to instill an adventurous spirit for students to become little app creators. Our well-trained teachers will also be here to provide help whenever needed!
Want to find out more? Meet some of our students or check out our FAQs.

Want to try out another programming language? Check out Python Junior (P205). In our Ages 10-14 roadmap, students may start from App Inventor 1 (P201) or Python Junior 1 (P205).
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Course Outline

Introduction to App Inventor and its Interface
Learn about the Smartphone and its touch Interface
Load and run mobile Apps

Events-Driven Programming
Use Variables and Procedures

Graphics and Animation
Conditional/comparison Operators
Make animations come alive on your mobile phone

Development of own Project
Pour your knowledge into the cauldron to develop an interactive game

Project Showcase
  • Skills students will gain:

  • Computational and Logical Thinking
  • Design Thinking
  • ... and so much more!
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Find out what's in store for your child after App Inventor 1!

Why Our Students Love Us

Exceptionally good! The curriculum helps you learn fundamental coding and logic.
– Aaron, 12, Singapore
Zac enjoyed the programme very much. He excitedly showed me projects created during the lessons. He’s already requesting to join the next programme.
– Parent of Zachary, 10, Singapore
My son enjoyed this App Inventor. Best coding programming during this period of Covid-19 online learning and best holiday program ever. Thank you.
– Parent of Noah, 11, Singapore

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Course Contents

12 sections • 10 hours of videos • 25 engaging ebooks 
01

Welcome to App Inventor 1!

free
02

Getting started!

free
03

Hello World App

free
04

Paint Brush App 1.0

free
05

Paint Brush App 2.0

free
06

Robot Shooter

free
07

Hackathon and Showcase

free
08

Final Review

free
09

Congratulations

free
10

Preview (App Inventor 2)

free
11

Unit 0

free
12

App Inventor 2 - Design thinking

free

Course Contents

12 sections • 10 hours of videos • 25 engaging ebooks