Creating a Game in Roblox

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Written by Gary Gould
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Course Overview

This month-long course is designed to introduce students to the metaverse world of Roblox. Students will learn about the platform, explore the Roblox Studio game engine, build an obstacle course ("obby"), add code scripts to the obby, and customize their own game. By the end of this course, students will publish their creations to Roblox for their friends and family to play!

Using Roblox Studio with the Course

This course is a combination of web-based and offline activities. Students will access lessons through the CodeHS platform and perform activities directly within the Roblox Studio game engine.

Students and instructors will need to sign up for a Roblox account and download the Roblox Studio game engine in order to complete this course. Steps to do so are included within the course.

What’s Covered in the Course:

Students will use game design skills and apply their knowledge with the Roblox Studio game engine. Students will create their game and configure scripts in Roblox Studio. They’ll share their projects with their teacher, classmates, friends, and family after publishing their games to the Roblox platform.

Students will create a presentation using Google Slides detailing their game design process.

Content Overview

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Creating a Game in Roblox is designed for middle or high school students with a basic level of technical proficiency or exposure to digital design. Students do not need a background in programming.

Demo Program: Creating a Game in Roblox

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