After completing all the Unit Exams, you will gain access to take the Computer Science Level 1  Blocks Certification Course Exam.
Approximately 17 hours to complete the course.
Total of 10 Units in the Computer Science Level 1  Blocks course.
Online exam estimated at 1 hour.
Unit 1
Introduction and Fundamentals
1 hours 15 minutes
11 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: How, When, and Why to Teach CS with VEXcode VR
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Getting Started with VEXcode VR
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Opening an Example and Running Your First Project
5 minutes

Lesson 4: Block Shapes and Their Meaning
5 minutes

Lesson 5: Tips and Tricks with VEXcode VR
5 minutes

Lesson 6: Why Teach Programming with Blocks?
5 minutes

Lesson 7: Using the VEX Robotics Knowledge Base
5 minutes

Lesson 8: Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Lesson 9: Using This Course
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 1 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 2
Moving Your Robot
1 hours 35 minutes
7 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Computer Science Fundamentals
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Driving for Distance  Moving Forward and in Reverse
10 minutes

Lesson 3: Turning the VR Robot
25 minutes

Lesson 4: Castle Crasher Challenge
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 2 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 3
Repeating Behaviors
1 hours 50 minutes
6 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Drawing with the Pen
25 minutes

Lesson 2: Repeating Actions
25 minutes

Lesson 3: Draw a House Challenge
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
10 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 3 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 4
Navigating a Maze
1 hours 55 minutes
7 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: What is a Bumper Sensor?
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Using the [Wait until] Block
25 minutes

Lesson 3: Driving Until Pressed
30 minutes

Lesson 4: Wall Maze Challenge
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 4 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 5
Detecting Walls from a Distance
2 hours 20 minutes
7 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Distance Sensor
10 minutes

Lesson 2: Using Comparison Blocks and Driving Until Near
30 minutes

Lesson 3: Monitoring Sensor Values
35 minutes

Lesson 4: Wall Maze Challenge
30 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 5 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 6
Knowing Your Location
2 hours 10 minutes
13 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Location Sensor
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Driving to a Set of Coordinates (X axis)
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Drive to Number â€˜5â€™
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Drive to Number â€˜1â€™
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Mini Challenge
20 minutes

Lesson 3: Driving to a Set of Coordinates (Y axis)
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Drive to Number â€˜31â€™
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Drive to Number â€˜1â€™
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Mini Challenge
20 minutes

Lesson 4: Drive to Three Numbers Challenge
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 6 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 7
Decisions with Colors
2 hours 25 minutes
16 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Eye Sensor
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Eye Sensor Blocks
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Eye Sensors in a VEXcode VR Project
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Using the Front Eye Sensor with [Wait until]
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Drive to Green then Blue Disks
10 minutes

Lesson 2: Mini Challenge
20 minutes

Lesson 3: Using Conditionals
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Using [If then] blocks
10 minutes

Lesson 3: PostProject Summary
5 minutes

Lesson 4: Repeated Behaviors
5 minutes

Lesson 4: Using [Forever] blocks
10 minutes

Lesson 5: Disk Maze Challenge
5 minutes

Lesson 5: Disk Maze Challenge Steps
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 7 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 8
Moving Disks with Loops
2 hours 35 minutes
15 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: What is an Electromagnet?
5 minutes

Lesson 2: Use the Electromagnet
15 minutes

Lesson 2: Mini Challenge
15 minutes

Lesson 3: Picking Up and Moving Disks
10 minutes

Lesson 3: Using Reported Sensor Feedback to Pick Up Disks
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Using Reported Sensor Feedback to Place Disks in the Goal
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Mini Challenge
20 minutes

Lesson 4: Using Nested Loops
5 minutes

Lesson 4: Move One Disk of Each Color
10 minutes

Lesson 4: Project Flow with Nested Loops
5 minutes

Lesson 5: Disk Mover Challenge
5 minutes

Lesson 5: Disk Mover Challenge Steps
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 8 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 9
Developing Algorithms
1 hours 40 minutes
9 lessons

Unit Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: What is an Algorithm?
5 minutes

Lesson 2: If/Else Conditional Statements
15 minutes

Lesson 2: PostProject Summary
10 minutes

Lesson 3: Using Multiple Sensors Together
5 minutes

Lesson 3: Multiple Sensor Input
10 minutes

Lesson 4: Dynamic Castle Crasher Challenge
20 minutes

Implementing Educational Robotics
5 minutes

Teaching with Computer Science Level 1  Blocks
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 9 Exam
20 minutes
Unit 10
Teaching with VEXcode VR
40 minutes
4 lessons

Introduction
5 minutes

Lesson 1: Teaching with VEXcode VR
5 minutes

Lesson 2: How to Assess Student Performance
5 minutes

Lesson 3: How to Share Project Files
5 minutes

CS with VEXcode VR Educator Certification Course  Unit 10 Exam
20 minutes
Computer Science Level 1  Blocks Certification Exam