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Future Creators 2013-14

The Future Creators 2013 kicked off on 5th November with 24 bright and brilliant teenagers from the Liberties and surrounding areas of Dublin. The first  evening was an introduction and teambuilding sesssion led by the charismatic Zachary Griner. In a fun atmosphere everybody became acquainted thorugh a seeries of teambuilding games. Then we all hiked over …

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Future Creators – Recommenced October 2012

Future Creators – run in conjunction with the National College of Art & Design (NCAD) – has recommenced with a new group of teenagers from the Liberties area of Dublin. Future Creators gives young people an opportunity to develop digital media skills while exploring their creative potential and the second run of the initiative kicked-off …

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Future Creators – Applications now being accepted for 2012/2013 Programme

The Digital Hub in association with the National College of Art and Design (NCAD) brings you the Future Creators where eligible 13-16 year olds will learn to develop 21st century digital skills in a fun and creative environment. The Future Creators programme is in its second year and is a course that takes place twice …

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BLUEPRINT FOR TEACHING OF DIGITAL SKILLS AT SECONDARY LEVEL

Apps that help you find the best curry in Ireland or tell you all you need to know about the boy-band One Direction are amongst the work produced by a group of teenagers from inner-city Dublin, who have just completed a pilot after-school programme aimed at improving their digital skills.

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The Outcomes

You will develop 21st century digital skills in a fun & creative environment. You’ll learn how to create Apps for mobile phones. Are you passionate about Gaming? – you will find out how to develop your own games. You’ll engage with social networking sites – Facebook, My Space, Bebo, Second Life, Twitter! Becoming a part …

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The Structure

Explore, Identify, Create

Running for 2 evenings a week  4.30 pm – 6.30 pm from October 2011 – June 2012 The Digital exchange, Crane Street, The Digital Hub, Hublin 8.   Phase 1: Explore Take part in a series of mini modules where you will be introduced to a range of digital tools and platforms. Phase 2: Identify …

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The Participants

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Aged between 13 & 16 yrs old, interested in digital media, willing to put spare time to good use and motivated, passionate & inquisitive individuals. Designed and implemented for a group of 24, this is an extraordinary opportunity for those with creative interests that fall outside the conventional curriculum & into the realm of Digital …

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The Modules

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Gaming Mobile Apps Digital Content Production Social Networking Chosen participants will commence working in the programme in October 2011. You will initially participate in a series of mini-modules where you will be introduced to a range of digital tools & platforms. This awareness phase is to provide you with an opportunity to identify a preferred tool or …

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