Coding in Minecraft is a computer science credential program with supporting curriculum, delivered through Minecraft: Education Edition and hosted on GMetrix. 

The pathway comprises three courses that immerse students in a Minecraft world to develop and prove their coding skills using MakeCode and JavaScript.

Credentials & Curriculum Pathway

INTRODUCTION
CREDENTIAL

Intro to
Coding Using
MakeCode

INTERMEDIATE
CREDENTIAL

Intermediate
Coding Using
MakeCode

ADVANCED
CREDENTIAL

Advanced
Coding Using
JavaScript

CAPSTONE
CREDENTIAL

INDUSTRY
CERTIFICATION


Why should you use Coding in Minecraft?

Close the Gap

  • Engage young and diverse learners through Game-based learning
  • Each course includes: curriculum, a Minecraft World, assessment and micro-credential

Develop Teacher Capacity

  • Easy for teachers of all abilities to deliver
  • Supported by comprehensive Professional Development

Provide Credentials

  • Aligned to CSTA standards (US) and Ofqual regulated (UK)
  • Provides a path to industry recognised certifications

WORLDS

Access to Coding in Minecraft worlds to complete the coding lessons and project assessments.

CURRICULUM

Comprehensive Teaching and Learning resources for all coding projects delivered in GMetrix, hosted on Azure.

CREDENTIAL

Three distinct credentials – each unit awarded independently upon a course completion.

TEACHER TRAINING

Optional one to three days of PD to cover getting started in Minecraft and an overview of each CS course.

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