Course name Creative Coding for Beginners
Course date 01.06.2023 - 15.08.2023
Institution Karelia University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 2 ECTS credit

Teacher Radu Mariescu-Istodor
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 17.04.2023 - 14.05.2023
Implementation plan
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Course enrolment info

Creative Coding for Beginners

01.06.2023 - 15.08.2023

Course description

Learning outcomes

  • We learn to code creative web applications using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • We create procedural drawings, animations, add sounds and interaction to the page.


Web development fundamentals

  • basic HTML and CSS
  • shapes, colors and sound
  • animations
  • interaction (keyboard and mouse)

Programming fundamentals (JavaScript)

  • variables
  • conditionals
  • loops
  • functions

Assessment criteria

Course assessment

A student must complete a project to pass the course.

The project must use a minimum of 50% of the topics covered by the course material.

50% = Grade 1

60% = Grade 2

70% = Grade 3

80% = Grade 4

90% = Grade 5

Course way of working and time table

Teaching methods

Video lessons and personal feedback on project work. Material is available on YouTube.

Course is open from 1.6.2023-15.8.2023 on Discord. Project deadline is 1.8.2023.

You will study independently online.

Course enrolment info

Please write down your personal student e-mail address of  your home UAS in the registration form.