Virtual World Design and Creation for Teens by Charles Hardnett


Virtual World Design and Creation for Teens by Charles Hardnett

Virtual World Design and Creation for Teens shows teens like you how to develop virtual 3D worlds using the simple, visual programming language, Alice. Virtual worlds can take the form of animated stories, movies, and games. This book will teach you step-by-step how to create virtual worlds, including developing your story, setting up your world, adding and animating characters, incorporating sound, and sharing your world with others. You'll even discover how to add strategy to your worlds so they can be used as interactive stories or games. Written in clear language using hands-on projects and exercises to teach you each new skill, this book is easy to follow at your own individual pace.

About the Author

Charles R. Hardnett has developed professional and high-end research software in the areas of data communications, telecommunications, high-performance compilers for parallel computers, and compilers for embedded systems. He has taught computer science courses at Georgia Institute of Technology, Spelman College, and Gwinnett Technical College. Currently, he teaches at Gwinnett Technical College, developing mobile applications for iPhone and Android phones, and managing his own nonprofit organization called SMART Academy (

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Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and CD-ROM
272 pages


Charles Hardnett
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Publication date

30th July 2009



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