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University of British Columbia Summer Camp

Address: Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
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Description University of British Columbia Summer Camp

  • Location: Vancouver, Canada
  • Students age: 12-18 years.
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Type of education: technical children's camp.

Digital Media Academy has formed an incredible community of students, instructors on the campus of the University of British Columbia. Since 2009, local, foreign students have been able to attend technical courses located in the center of the University of British Columbia campus, classrooms are equipped with all the tools necessary for high-quality student learning. The instructors of the Vancouver camp are technologists, teachers, practitioners, a close group of experienced people who like to communicate with students both in the classroom and outside it. Pupils of elementary, middle, senior classes develop a penchant for technological development, make new friends, enjoying individual instruction and small classes. UBC camp is an ideal place to promote innovation, film, photo, music, game projects, and many other options for the development of a technological career.

The University of British Columbia was founded in 1908 and has become a world leader in scientific research: TRIUMF University Center is a world leader in subatomic physics research, it is well known for studying biology at the Beaty Museum of Biodiversity, Botany at the UBC Botanical Garden, Center for Plant Research, and also the largest Canadian museum - the Museum of Anthropology. UBC has the second largest research library in Canada, which stores nearly 6 million books and magazines. University Center for the Performing Arts Chan was used to stage a number of television shows and films, including Battlestar Galactica, Stargate Atlantis, Reaper. UBC is Canada's largest university with 54,000 students and is ranked as one of the best universities in the world.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in University of British Columbia Summer Camp

Program name
Date
Age
Cost
20.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 6 090 $ / 2 weeks

Game Development Academy with VR

Digital Media Academy offers young people the opportunity to become developers of digital media - their own game or product using virtual reality, using the standard Unity game development environment.

Students will master the Unity editor, be able to create levels, environments, and program mechanics in C #. Participants work together or independently, design, implement the game with assets, mechanics of their choice. Teens will learn how best to use the Unity game development engine, solve unique design problems that arise when developing augmented reality, get acquainted with the basics of the game engine, programming in C #.

06.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 5 990 $ / 2 weeks

Audio & Music Production Academy

Participants explore professional music production and learn how to use the industry’s most important tools, such as Ableton Live. Teenagers will change sounds, learn layers, mix, sample, and program their digital music.

After exploring the introduction to music production with Ableton, students will learn how to structure a song, recreate the sounds they hear, and compose their own unique tracks. Topics covered include recording, audio sampling, synthesizer use, drum programming, improvisation, mixing basics, mastering. The course allows students to understand the theory, the production process, the basics of composing music, students will learn advanced methods of music production, audio technology. By the end of the week, the participants will compose, produce their song, using advanced concepts of musical production.

06.07.2020 -17.07.2020
12-18
from 6 030 $ / 2 weeks

Filmmaking academy

Having plunged into the film-making process, using high-quality cameras Canon, Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, students will make a film, demonstrate it to the class, staff, parents. The program includes the basic principles of short narrative filmmaking: script structure, functionality, camera operation, description of roles. Participants will master teamwork, storyboard, directing, editing skills, upload each project to their own YouTube channel.

Young people get acquainted with the design of captions, the basic VFX Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, working on a short project. Participants make film projects of various genres, including narration, music video, documentary films. Young people will leave this course with several completed film projects.

06.07.2020 -17.07.2020
12-18
from 5 980 $ / 2 weeks

Artificial Intelligence Academy

Students will take a detailed look at machine learning tools, the leading development language for AI - Python, use them to create amazing things. Using programming, the operation of algorithms, participants will learn how to use computers, which were not previously considered possible. They will master the introduction to artificial intelligence, will create their own projects based on machine learning with block programming. As they progress through the course, students will learn the basics of Python programming, create machine learning projects - chat bots, predictive models, game bots. Teenagers will learn how to apply artificial intelligence to data, tools, services, and how to apply AI to their projects. They will master the theory, mathematics of machine learning, solve data problems using the learned skills, strategies.

06.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 5 790 $ / 2 weeks

Software Development & Coding Academy

The program provides participants with the opportunity to learn the most popular software development tools: Java is the most widely used programming language, React is the industry standard for developing cross-platform applications. Students benefit from knowledge, know-how, allowing you to use Java, React for developing applications, games, drawings. First, the student learns Java, and then uses React when developing mobile applications for several platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows Mobile.

Students will learn how to use processing commands to learn the basics of programming, create their own drawings, animations, and master the skills of object-oriented programming in Java when creating multi-class games or applications. Young people will learn to combine new React, HTML, Javascript, CSS skills to create useful, fun applications. By the end of the week, students will learn how to create powerful interfaces, applications, or games of their choice.

20.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 6 640 $ / 2 weeks

Robotics & Engineering Academy

Students will master designing, programming a robot using Arduino, a pi-top laptop using Python, and then take it home. The program introduces the world of robotics, electrical engineering, helps students move from basic programming concepts, electronic circuits to creating a robot, exploring the capabilities of each sensor / actuator by programming the RedBot Arduino platform.

The training includes research on the basics of programming, circuitry: students will create their own unique projects using the Raspberry Pi, learn the basics of Python, physical computing with Pi, and use an Internet connection for remote communication. Graduates of the academy will take home a robot, a laptop, which they themselves built and programmed.

20.07.2020 -24.07.2020
12-18
from 2 895 $ / week

Intro to Game Design with Unity

Digital Media Academy helps students become creators of digital media. Unity is the basic structure used in developing most of the video games that people play today. Teens will use the Unity editor to create levels, environments, program C # programs, and develop several managed projects. Participants will work together or independently, will be able to create their own game with assets, mechanics of their choice.

27.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 3 195 $ / week

Game Development with Unity & VR

Game development is undergoing significant changes as virtual reality continues to push the boundaries of storytelling, games, and interactive experiences. Designing their own game or virtual reality experience will allow students to achieve significant success in this developing field.

In this course, students will learn the skills necessary to create games, applications using virtual reality for a mobile phone or headset. Participants will learn the basics of C # programming, the best ways to use the Unity engine, and solve unique design problems that arise when creating virtual, augmented reality.

06.07.2020 -24.07.2020
12-18
from 3 095 $ / week

Intro to Music Production with Ableton

The course will teach you how to create music using Ableton on a professional level: students will learn all about music production, create their own melody, and develop audio production skills. Participants will master the technical, creative skills of electronic music production, music theory, the basics of writing effective melody, rhythm, mixing.

Young people research professional music software, learn how to record their own musical ideas, write a song, record it from beginning to end. Topics covered include beat production, audio, MIDI recordings, wavetable synthesis, creative samples, mixing, mastering. Students will create original tracks, remixes, collages, remakes of popular songs using templates designed by teachers.

13.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 4 095 $ / 2 weeks

Music Production & Songwriting with Ableton

Music is a powerful part of human collective experience, today it is increasingly expanding its borders thanks to technology.

Young people will learn the creative process of writing songs, the technical theory of modern music, the basics of music theory, composing melodies using the Hookpad editor. Next, young people will learn how to combine different types of sounds inspired by musical styles, record, edit live performances using Ableton Live 10. Young people will master advanced sound engineering methods, compose, produce their own song, apply advanced music production concepts.

Intro to Filmmaking & Video Production with Premiere

Using the latest equipment, techniques, software, young people will learn the intricacies of video production, film shooting, and the use of the Adobe Premiere editorial program. The program explores the basic principles of short film production: script structure, camera functionality, camera operation, role description. Young people will master the skills of teamwork, creating storyboards, directing, editing. They will prepare two or three short films from start to finish, study different areas of work, share, reflect, and receive constructive feedback. Projects will be carried out by small teams of 3-5 people, each student will edit his version of the project, using material shot by the group.

13.07.2020 -17.07.2020
12-18
from 3 040 $ / week

Filmmaking & visual effects with after effects

The production of video, cinema today includes a large amount of processing, creating an incredible visual experience. Based on the students' knowledge of the basic principles of filmmaking, they will begin work starting with a short narrative project. Pupils shoot film projects of various genres, including narration, music video, documentary, art, master the design of captions, main visual effects or VFX using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects. Students will receive basic knowledge of sound design for the production of videos, films.

Intro to Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

Artificial intelligence, automation will replace almost half of all the work that is currently being done by 16-24 year olds. Outstripping this trend, participants will learn how the machines that will perform this work work.

Students will get acquainted with machine learning tools, use them to create amazing things: they will teach a computer to play their favorite game, find patterns that a person cannot see, and create interactive simulations. Using programming, mastery of algorithms, students will find applications for computers that were not previously considered possible.

Applied Data Science & Artificial Intelligence w / Python

The program is based on the student’s knowledge of the basics of Python, machine learning, students will create digital equipment that can compile books, create neural networks that can play games, translate text.

Young people will study the application of artificial intelligence to data, tools, services, and learn how to apply artificial intelligence to their own projects. Young people will master the theory, mathematics of machine learning, solve data problems using the acquired skills and strategies.

06.07.2020 -24.07.2020
12-18
from 2 895 $ / week

Intro to Java Programming

Java is the most widely used programming language, the best way to get started with coding. Young people get unique skills, knowledge, know-how for using Java in developing applications, games, drawings.

Students will learn how to use processing commands to learn the basics of programming, create their own drawings, and animation. Young people will learn object-oriented programming in Java when developing multi-class games or applications.

13.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 2 895 $ / week

Mobile App Development with React

React Native is a development tool used by professionals in the development of mobile applications for several platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows Mobile. Based on students' knowledge of Java, the course will help students move on to developing their own applications or games.

Young people will learn to combine new skills in HTML, Javascript, CSS to create useful, funny applications. By the end of the week, young people will learn how to design strong interfaces, applications, or games of their choice.

20.07.2020 -24.07.2020
12-18
from 3 190 $ / week

Build a robot with arduino

The program gives an excellent idea of the world of robotics, electrical engineering, will move from basic programming concepts, electronic circuits to creating a robot, exploring the capabilities of each sensor, actuator by programming with Arduino to perform automated tasks. The week ends with a choice of two final tests: a navigation course in the maze, a battle with balloons. Young people will program, assemble a robot, take it home.

27.07.2020 -31.07.2020
12-18
from 3 450 $ / week

Build and Program a Laptop with Python

Pupils will master Raspberry Pi, Python programs, opening students the opportunity to become designers, developers of incredible things. Students will take home a pi-top laptop: an ideal tool that will help participants learn how to code, assemble devices, and bring their knowledge to a new level.

The course is based on knowledge of basic programming, circuitry, will allow students to create their own unique projects using Raspberry Pi, various sensors. Young people will learn the basics of Python, physical computing with Pi, using the Pi's Internet connection for remote communication.

06.07.2020 -31.07.2020
9-12
from 4 275 $ / 2 weeks

Adventures in 3D Printing & Modeling

Over the past decade, creative professions have undergone an incredible evolution, thanks to the capabilities of 3D printing, which continues to develop rapidly. The training will give students a basic understanding of 3D modeling, experience with software and hardware responsible for custom 3D printing.

Young people will spend a week using CAD software called Tinkercad, learn how to break real objects into three-dimensional shapes, master the 3D printing process by taking objects from Tinkercad, setting them up for printing in the Cura app, printing them on Ultimaker 2+ printers. Each student will leave the camp with four specially designed 3D printing facilities.

13.07.2020 -24.07.2020
9-12
from 3 995 $ / 2 weeks

Adventures in game design

Young people will demonstrate their individuality by creating a unique game, embodying their ideas, stories with the help of game design.

Having discovered the exciting world of game development, teens will learn the basic principles of game design, game theory, character creation, storytelling of digital stories, publications. Participants will be able to create, customize game elements using Adobe Photoshop, practice solving problems, developing creative solutions in a supportive community of growing designers. Young people will take their developments home to share with friends, family.

06.07.2020 -31.07.2020
9-12
from 4 275 $ / 2 weeks

Adventures in Coding & Artificial Intelligence

It is expected that artificial intelligence, automation will replace almost half of all workers from 16 to 24 years in the foreseeable future. Participants will learn how the machines that will perform this work work, get the opportunity to study the world of artificial intelligence in machine learning, understand how it affects life, how it can be used for projects. Young people will learn the basics of programming, machine learning, creating dynamic, “smart” projects - chat bots, image recognizers and much more.

Accommodation, housing and food

  • DMA summer camp classes are held daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The extended day option allows students to stay on campus until 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
  • Students in the technical camp can get lunch on campus. The cost of meals is 99 $ / week.

Events University of British Columbia Summer Camp

The Academy holds weekly presentations that allow students to share their own projects with family and friends. Parents can communicate directly with teachers, instructors, learn about the content of classes, and the possibilities for further education of the child.

Advantages

  • The university teachers are educators, artists, talented industry professionals with a passion for STEAM.
  • Balanced experience - students enjoy a successful combination of classroom lessons and outdoor activities.
  • Project training stimulates curiosity, strengthens trust, promotes teamwork, student collaboration.
  • All employees are certified according to the First Aid + CPR program, have passed national audits.

Education involves:

  • Personalized feedback
  • Student Performance Report
  • Diploma or certificate of completion
  • Full Adobe Creative Cloud license for up to 12 months
  • Unlimited Google Apps Email Account
  • Low student to student ratio
  • Take home developed process equipment
  • Benefits of Alumni Club.

Equipment University of British Columbia Summer Camp

Digital Media Academy has software and hardware used by industry professionals every day that teaches young people to work professionally through collaboration with renowned technology partners:

  • Apple
  • Adobe
  • Canon USA, Inc.
  • Autodesk
  • Unity
  • Toon Boom Animation Inc.
  • Red giant
  • Mac station
  • Seagate
  • 3D hubs
  • Codevolve.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Service Fee:

  • 138 $ / 2 week
  • 69 $ / week

Classes are held Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Schedule

Time

Event

8:30 a.m.

Registration, check-in

9 a.m.

Practical instruction STEM

10:30

Morning break

11:00

Continuation of the instruction + creation

12:00

Lunch break

13:00

Continuation of classes

14:30

Afternoon break

3 p.m.

Continuation of classes

16:30

Entertaining activities

5 p.m.

Extra time

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

Foreign students must be fluent in English in order to learn, understand instructors, and communicate with peers (recommended level is from B1).

Scholarships University of British Columbia Summer Camp

The Nudelman Family Fund provides a thousand full scholarships to Digital Media Academy applicants, the goal is to help get world-class STEM education to all interested, motivated students, half of the scholarships will be reserved for girls. They are awarded on the basis of merit, needs, and will cover the cost of studying, food, service fees. Applications are closed 2 weeks before the start date of the selected course.

The application can be submitted on the school website, when filling out the following information will be needed:

  • Personal data
  • Written statement / essay explaining why a student can receive a scholarship
  • Average mark (after awarding the award you will need to provide proof of academic achievement)
  • A letter of recommendation from the teacher
  • Income statement
  • Desired place (s) and course (s) of the Digital Media Academy technical camps.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- 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)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- 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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