WORKSHOPS
Digital Story-Telling
By Singapore Media Academy (SMA)
Participants will pick up tips and techniques on producing their own videos on limited budgets. This workshop, which will provide information on the fundamental aspects of producing videos, will cover basic topics like conceptualisation and creative thinking, to different ways to produce a video. It will also touch on various production aspects like scripting and music selection.
Takeaways

  • Low budget is not the end of the world - Scriptwriting & Storyboarding
  • Working with Camera
  • Dos and Don’ts during shoots
  • Editing workflow - Selecting the Audio
  • Finalising the Video
Duration

2 hours
Age Group

This workshop is suitable for 10 years old and above.
Price

$40.
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Trainer

Ray Pang (Writer/ Director)

Biography: Ray developed his passion for film at 18 while studying for a diploma in Interactive Media Design at the local Temasek Design School. Awarded “The Shooting Gallery Prize” for excellence in his course of study, Ray's final year project, a short film, “Connection” was screened at *SCAPE youth parkʼs “STORYBOARDʼ08” event.

Ray has produced nine films to date in which five are official selections for international film festivals with three receiving Best Film accolades. In 2010, he graduated with a Bachelor in Film & Television (FTV) from the Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. His final project, "BREAK", a film about love and betrayal, received several awards including the Gold Remi Award at the 44th Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival, the Orson Welles Award at the California Film Awards, the Denail Award at the Alaska International Film Awards, the Award of Excellence and Best Actor (Student) at the Los Angeles Movie Awards 2011.

Ray, among other 13 artists, was chosen to represent Singapore in the first World Event Young Artists (WEYA), organised alongside the London 2012 Olympics, a global art & culture event held in Nottingham, United Kingdom. He was also awarded the "Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World" - 2012 Singapore Merit Awardee by JCI TOYP.

Currently, Ray is a member for the "Producer & Director Network ASIA" in Japan.
About Singapore Media Academy (SMA)

Singapore Media Academy consolidates over 50 years of broadcast and media expertise to provide a wide range of accredited, conservatory-style and market-relevant programmes that are taught by top practising professionals using comprehensive industry grade facilities. Singapore Media Academy currently provides enrichment, education and performance arts training to kids and youths; professional media training to adult professionals and hobbyists; media training solutions and consultancy services to corporations and organisations.
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CODING 101: HTML & CSS
By General Assembly
Meet the programming languages that power the web, and write your first line of code.

Step into the world of web development with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites. By writing your own lines of code, you’ll:

  • Get a closer look at how the developer community and many different fields benefit from coding knowledge.
  • Learn how HTML and CSS function together to form the backbone of the web.
  • Cover key coding terms and principles.
  • Develop a custom, working web page from scratch.
Takeaways

  • Gain an overview of the web development landscape and where HTML/CSS fits in the web ecosystem.
  • Describe the difference between front-end and back-end code and the basic components of HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
  • Use HTML and CSS to mark up a basic webpage.
  • Describe the different jobs that use coding or benefit from an understanding of HTML/CSS.
Duration

2 hours
Age Group

This workshop is suitable for students 13 to 19 years old. 4 different timeslots available on both days, based on tickets selection below.
Price

$40.
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Conducted by General Assembly

General Assembly is a global educational company. Focusing on the most relevant and in-demand skills across data, design, business and technology, General Assembly is empowering a global community to pursue work they love through best-in-class instruction and access to opportunities.

Founded in 2011 in New York, General Assembly has raised $119 million in Series D funding, and has 25 campuses across 4 continents, and thousands of companies as partners in course development and talent development. General Assembly's focus on affordable and accessible education combined with our education-to-employment approach is helping to create a diverse talent pipeline. General Assembly was voted the world’s most innovative company in education by Fast Company in 2015.
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UX (User Experience) Design 101
By General Assembly
Discover how design shapes our online experiences

Step into the world of user experience design with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the decision-making process that dictates how users interact with digital products and see why businesses of all stripes have put out the call for UX talent. Plus:

  • Learn what the world of UX design encompasses and why it matters.
  • Touch on fundamental tools and techniques used by professional designers.
  • Practice interviewing techniques to gain user insights.
  • Discover resources to continue learning about UX.
Duration

2 hours
Age Group

This workshop is suitable for students 13 to 19 years old. 4 different timeslots available on both days based on tickets selection below.
Price

$40.
Exclusive for all Singtel customers! Enjoy 25% OFF regular-priced SmartGen workshops tickets.
Conducted by General Assembly

General Assembly is a global educational company. Focusing on the most relevant and in-demand skills across data, design, business and technology, General Assembly is empowering a global community to pursue work they love through best-in-class instruction and access to opportunities.

Founded in 2011 in New York, General Assembly has raised $119 million in Series D funding, and has 25 campuses across 4 continents, and thousands of companies as partners in course development and talent development. General Assembly's focus on affordable and accessible education combined with our education-to-employment approach is helping to create a diverse talent pipeline. General Assembly was voted the world’s most innovative company in education by Fast Company in 2015.
 

Junior Coding Workshop
By kode with kids School
Excite little hands and bright minds with Junior Coding Workshop as they take their first step into the creative world of coding – brought to you by kode with kids School, enabling a Smart Nation
Takeaways

  • Introduction to coding for children using block based programming on tablets.
  • Design a simple game project from beginning to end.
  • Program movement, sounds and events.
Age Group

5-7 years old
 

App Inventor Workshop
By kode with kids School
Make and share cool interactive App combining the sensory and action using the App Inventor Platform from MIT. No prior programming experience required - brought to you by kode with kids School, enabling a Smart Nation
Takeaways

  • Introduction to MIT App Inventor User Interface.
  • Design an interactive App using block based programming.
  • Download App to device and run it.
Age Group

8-12 years old
 

Python Workshop
By kode with kids School
Challenge yourself with syntax based Python Language and see the power of programming as it enables computation and graphics - brought to you by kode with kids School, enabling a Smart Nation.
Takeaways

  • Introduction to syntax based Python Language.
  • Brief outline of Object Oriented Programming.
  • Create your individual project that draws fascinating patterns.
Age Group

10-12 years old