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Fairfield University Computer Science Summer Camp

Address: 1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824, United States
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Description Fairfield University Computer Science Summer Camp

IT Summer Camp includes more than 30 innovative courses and programs: all of them provide relevant knowledge and preparation, combined with classic vacation during the summer holidays. Qualified instructors with practical experience work with the students. The atmosphere is safe and comfortable for learning.

All students are divided into small groups of up to 10 people - according to statistics, this approach significantly increases the success of students even in a short period of time and makes the educational process as effective as possible.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Fairfield University Computer Science Summer Camp

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
22.06.2020 -31.07.2020
10-12
from 2 648 $ / week

Roblox Entrepreneur: Creative Game Design

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

As part of the program, the guys will work with the Roblox platform, which is one of the most popular and fastest growing gaming platforms on the planet. Pupils and teenagers will learn about the basics of game design, will be able to create their own games using the built-in Roblox Studio editor, will receive basic programming knowledge with Lua, will learn about the monetization mechanisms in the created games.

Roblox Entrepreneur: Lua Coding and Game Scripts

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Schoolchildren and teenagers are waiting for coding and game development on one of the most popular world platforms for creating games - Roblox. The Roblox Studio editor will allow students to create their own three-dimensional world, and the use of the Lua programming language will allow you to code game mechanics. In the application, you can create both a script for your own game and for sale to other designers.

29.06.2020 -07.08.2020
10-12
from 2 648 $ / week

Coding: building mods using Minecraft

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: July 13-17, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Creating codes using the Java programming language, creating Minecraft mods, working with IntelliJ software development tools - all this will prepare students 10-12 years old for programming in the future.

Java Coding: custom blocks and maps in Minecraft

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: July 13-17, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Working with Java code and IntelliJ in the course will help teens create their own mods and adventure maps in Minecraft. Such tasks develop logical thinking and provide quick problem-solving skills.

20.07.2020 -07.08.2020
10-12
from 2 648 $ / week

Creating games and AI with JavaScript

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course participants will be engaged in coding using JavaScrip, which is used when creating sites in 95% of cases. Teens will also go through all the stages of the game. Using various tools, such as JavaScript and HTML, will plunge into the basics of programming and creating a new generation of games.

29.06.2020 -17.07.2020
10-12
from 2 698 $ / week

Coding and Engineering 101

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 13-17
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The curriculum program combines coding and development: writing code through JavaScript and programming on a Micro: bit handheld computer. Using these tools, students and teenagers will be able to create games, send messages and determine movement. Course participants will gain good practical coding skills.

The training course includes:

  • Individual educational program
  • Homecoming Project
  • Small study groups
  • Micro: bit for student work
  • 12 iD workshops (paid extra - $ 300)
  • ID Tech School Diploma
  • Brand iD Tech T-shirt (limited edition).
22.06.2020 -10.07.2020
10-12
from 2 948 $ / week

Robotics and sensors with Take-Home Sphero RVR

  • Age: 10-12 years old / 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 6-10 / July 13-17, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

As part of the course, students and teenagers will be able to work with the Sphero RVR autonomous robot, which has a high-tech sensor kit. A robot with a control system and a powerful engine with the function of moving on off-road surfaces will allow students to understand in practice the principles of coding and robotics. Since the number of robots is limited, participants will need to work as a team. The program is available for two age categories: 10-12 years old and 13-17 years old.

The training course includes:

  • Individual educational program
  • Homecoming Project
  • Small study groups
  • Take-Home Sphero RVR Robot
  • 12 iD workshops (paid extra - $ 300)
  • ID Tech School Diploma
  • Brand iD Tech T-shirt (limited edition).
22.06.2020 -07.08.2020
10-17
from 2 748 $ / week

YouTube broadcast of games and videos

  • Age: 10-12 years old / 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 20-24, July 27-31, August 3-7 / June 22-26, July 6-10
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course will teach children and adolescents to conduct online broadcasting of games on the most popular video platform in the world - YouTube! Students will need video equipment to create content, and Adobe Premiere is suitable for editing and effects. The video format of the gameplay is called Let's Plays and is very popular among YouTube users. The program is available for two age categories: 10-12 years old and 13-17 years old.

Video production: launch your own YouTube channel

  • Age: 10-12 years old / 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 20-24, July 27-31, August 3-7 / June 22-26, July 6-10
  • Duration: from 1 week.

To create their own channel on the YouTube site, teens will need to create their online brand, think about its concept and make videos in accordance with the chosen direction. Students are provided with professional DSLR cameras for filming. Edit and mount frames will allow the Adobe Premiere application. The program is available for two age categories: 10-12 years old and 13-17 years old.

13.07.2020 -31.07.2020
10-12
from 2 748 $ / week

Creative Design Studio with Adobe Animate

  • Age: 10-12 years old
  • Dates: July 6-10, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course is based on the work of students in creating animation, plus the art of creating design using Adobe Animate and other applications of the Adobe platform, helping to reveal the individual vision of each student. On the course, students will be able to do the first work for a digital portfolio.

3D printing and modeling with Take-Home printer

  • Age: 10-12 years old / 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 13-17 / July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

As part of the course, students will go through the entire process of creating a 3D object - from three-dimensional modeling to printing the finished object on a Monoprice Select Mini V2 printer. You can pre-design a part using Autodesk Maya. The program is available for two age categories: 10-12 years old and 13-17 years old.

The training course includes:

  • Individual educational program
  • Homecoming Project
  • Small study groups
  • Monoprice Select Mini V2 3D Printer
  • 12 iD workshops (paid extra - $ 300)
  • ID Tech School Diploma
  • Brand iD Tech T-shirt (limited edition).
06.07.2020 -10.07.2020
13-17
from 2 648 $ / week

Design and development of games 101

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 6-10
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course will be interesting for those who would like to professionally design video games using the industry’s most popular tools: creating objects in Autodesk Maya or designing levels using Unreal Engine 4. The UE4 Blueprints visual scripting system will allow you to create unique elements and move them.

Level Design and Cinematography with Unreal Engine 4

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

In the course, students will be taught to work with the Unreal Engine 4 program, creating their own visual world. A tool like the Sequencer lets you edit animations in real time. In total, using all these programs, dynamic videos are created that have characters, good detail, animation and sounds.

Gameplay Mechanics with Unreal Engine 4

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Here, students will also continue to work with the Unreal Engine 4 gaming platform, using the optional Gameplay Mechanics tool. Students will learn how to develop all the traditional types of games. Students will use the visual programming language Blueprints to create events in the game.

29.06.2020 -31.07.2020
13-17
from 2 998 $ / week

VR design with Unity and Oculus Go

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week
  • Cost: from $ 2998 / week.

On the course, students will be closely engaged in creating virtual reality: they are provided with a standard platform for creating Unity games and the C # programming language, and you can see the result with the help of Oculus Go VR glasses.

The training course includes:

  • Individual educational program
  • Homecoming Project
  • Small study groups
  • Oculus go
  • 12 iD workshops (paid extra - $ 300)
  • ID Tech School Diploma
  • Brand iD Tech T-shirt (limited edition).
20.07.2020 -24.07.2020
13-17
from 2 728 $ / week

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

More in-depth study of the Python programming language: with the help of the TensorFlow and PyCharm tools, students will gain experience in creating a neural network and will gain additional experience in the field of coding and logic development.

22.06.2020 -17.07.2020
13-17
from 2 698 $ / week

Introduction to Python Coding for Machine Learning

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 13-17, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The ability to create code is today considered one of the most sought-after skills in the IT market, so students will gain valuable knowledge on introducing Python into the programming language. The learning process also involves working with tools such as Tensorflow or PyCharm. Beginners are encouraged to start learning with an introduction to Python.

06.07.2020 -10.07.2020
13-17
from 2 728 $ / week

Cybersecurity and encryption

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 6-10
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course program is devoted to a detailed examination of data encryption, the transmission of secret messages, and the creation of protection against potential cyber attacks. Teens will learn what cryptography principles exist and with what tools this is implemented (Python, PyCharm). In the course, students themselves will create SHA algorithms or RSA kernels that will ensure the security of modern computer systems.

20.07.2020 -31.07.2020
13-17
from 2 748 $ / week

Advanced Minecraft Modding with Java

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 20-24
  • Duration: from 1 week.

The course focuses on production Java coding with Minecraft. Students will learn how to create Minecraft mods, use variables, functions and control structures to customize the game. This course will help students acquire critical problem solving skills for the successful implementation of future projects.

Voice applications for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 13-17, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Here, students will work on creating voice applications with various functionalities: playing a game, broadcasting music, and more. The most common tools for creating voice applications are Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

29.06.2020 -31.07.2020
13-17
from 2 648 $ / week

Java Application Code

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Learning the basics of the Java programming language, with the help of which various products are created - from games to business applications. This is a good training for creating a portfolio, as well as for passing a specialized exam AP Computer Science.

29.06.2020 -31.07.2020
13-17
from 2 648 $ / week

Java coding and game development

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 22-26, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

This course combines the creation of codes and work with graphics. Coding is carried out in the Java programming language, the creation of simple arcade games, and graphics and animation will be created using the Processing tool. In the course, teachers will help students make the product wider than standard console programs can, so such a project is quite suitable for a portfolio.

06.07.2020 -07.08.2020
13-17
from 2 648 $ / week

C ++ Application Code

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 6-10, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

Creating code using the C ++ programming language, knowledge of which opens up wide possibilities in the field of coding and development. Based on this language, you can create a variety of projects! For convenience, it is also recommended to use Microsoft Visual Studio.

06.07.2020 -07.08.2020
13-17
from 2 648 $ / week

Design and code games in C ++

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: July 6-10, August 3-7
  • Duration: from 1 week.

A more in-depth study of the C ++ programming language is the level of game development. Graphic libraries, including Microsoft Visual Studio, will help complement the game with visual effects.

29.06.2020 -31.07.2020
13-17
from 2 698 $ / week

Snapchat filters and 3D modeling with Maya

  • Age: 13-17 years old
  • Dates: June 29-July 3, July 27-31
  • Duration: from 1 week.

In the course, students can create “masks” (Snapchat filters) for users themselves. You can start work with the Autodesk Maya tool, with which you can create models, parts or additional props. But our own AR filters are already made through the Snapchat Lens Studio application.

Accommodation, housing and food

A student residence is available for accommodation, and children can eat in the local dining room (full board, three times a day).

Events Fairfield University Computer Science Summer Camp

In addition to the program, summer IT courses include extra-curricular activities: gaming tournaments, sports, board games, walks, excursions on campus or beyond. In their free time and on weekends children have an entertainment program - they can explore campus and nearby, participate in organized campus fun events by the summer program staff and have lots of fun meeting other students from all over the world.

Advantages

  • Latest software and hardware  
  • Qualified camp staff 
  • Small classes

Equipment Fairfield University Computer Science Summer Camp

The camp offers children and schoolchildren modern living and learning conditions:

  • Modern classrooms
  • Modern computers
  • Internet access
  • Latest software (Apple, Google, Adobe, Autodesk, and others)
  • Professional equipment for shooting videos and creating 3D objects.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Technical Camp:

  • Jun 22-26
  • Jun 29-Jul 3
  • Jul 6-10
  • Jul 13-17
  • Jul 20-24
  • Jul 27-31
  • Aug 3-7

The courses include:

  • Individual educational program
  • Homecoming project
  • Small study group
  • Diploma

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To participate in the program, students must meet the age criterion (from 7 to 17 years) to have certain skills in one of the proposed areas (primary, intermediate or advanced level).

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- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
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- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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