Teaching with Scalable Game Design - Course for Teachers

Certificate course at Media University

This professional development course for teachers prepares teachers to introduce students to their first programming experience with AgentCubes Online. Teachers leave the course with lesson plans and game examples for immediate classroom implementatio. On completion of the course, you will receive a Professional Development Certificate issued by the University of Applied Sciences Media University.


Teaching with Scalable Game Design

Learning Objectives

  • Teach computational thinking (CT) concepts and processes to students
  • Create 3D games with AgentCubes Online
  • Learn about the pedagogy behind the Scalable Game Design curriculum and its impact on learning
  • Develop lesson plans, assist students, learn about research, expand knowledge and understanding
  • Use CT assessment instruments to evaluate student learning


Target Audience

  • School teachers (primary and secondary education)
  • School principals and teacher educators
  • Students of teaching


Professional Development Certificate issued by the University of Applied Sciences Media University

Registration & Dates

Register 10 days before course starts on this registration page (You will be directed to the CT Labs registration page)

The course takes place regularly on weekends. You can find the current dates directly on the registration page.

Course Delivery

Virtual classroom with Zoom (Distance Learning)

Course Duration

2 days (16 hours)

Course Fees

300 Euro

Your Instructor

Prof. Dr. Carmine Maiello

Carmine Maiello is Professor of Psychology at Media University Berlin and an expert in Software Engineering and Educational Technology. He is author of several books and articles in scientific journals and has been conducting Scalable Game Design workshops in Germany and Switzerland for many years.  At the Media University, he also leads the CT Labs project whose goal is to foster the cognitive development of children and adolescents.


Campus Berlin:

Prof. Dr. Carmine Maiello

E-Mail: ctlabs[at]hmkw.de

Media University - University of Applied Sciences

Ackerstr. 76

13355 Berlin