Here are some quick facts about the HackNight! after-school coding program:
What will I learn at HackNight?
HackNight! teaches topics in Computer Science through the creative avenues of Web and Game Design.
You will learn Computer Science topics such as:
- Logical Control Structures (Conditionals and Loops)
- Variables & Data Types
- Object Oriented Design
- Compilers & Interpreters
You will also learn topics in Game Design such as:
- Level & Character Design
- Game Genres and Mechanics
You will also learn topics in Web Design such as:
- HTML Tags
- Events and Functions
What ages are welcome at HackNight?
Our sessions are for motivated students ages 7 – 17.
Do I need to bring my own laptop/device?
Yes, bringing your own device is necessary to get the full benefit of each session.
A full keyboard is recommended because you will be writing code in various programming languages.
A capable mouse or trackpad is recommended over a touchscreen because some tracks require lots of Drag-and-Drop. Other course require very precise pointing instruments like a mouse and cursor.
How often does HackNight! meet?
We meet every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 4:30p. Each session last for ~2 hours ending at 6:30p.
Where does HackNight! meet?
HackNight! meets at CoWork Memphis. (902 Cooper St, Memphis, TN)