TEEN INNOVATOR WINTER TECH CAMPS 2017
The Teen Innovator Programs are designed with the teen in mind. The Teen Inventor Program infuses leadership and good core values together with technology, coding and robotics. The programs enable teens to learn more about themselves and discover their talents while learning about robotics and other up to date technologies. This series was created to emphasize innovation and its importance in the education of today. Teens will learn the value of resilience, other good values and how to problem solve, which will bring out the leader in them as they prepare for their future careers.
Course Description: Python Games Design & Development
Prerequisite: No prior experience in robotics required. Student should come with a positive attitude to learning new technology. BYOD – Windows laptop or MacBook.
Grades 7 to 12 | Date: 3 to 7 July 2017, Monday to Friday| Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm (5 Day program) | Forest Hill College, Burwood East, Vic | Cost: $650
A comprehensive course for the Python programming language! If you have never programmed before, already know basic syntax, or want to learn more about Python, this course is for you! In this course we will teach you using the latest versions of Python.
This course will teach you Python in a practical manner, with step by step instructions, activities and projects (simple games) to complete.
Students are expected to Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOD). Materials for construction and other learning resources are fully provided for use in the classroom. Students are encouraged to bring a camera to film their project.
Course Description: Developing Android Apps
Prerequisite: No prior experience in robotics required. No prior experience in coding required. Student should come with a positive attitude to learning new technology. BYOD – Windows laptop or MacBook.
Grades 7 to 12 | Date: 10 to 12 July 2017, Monday to Wednesday | Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm (3 day program) | Forest Hill College, Burwood East, Vic | Cost: $360
Developing Android Apps is the foundation course on the pathway to learning more advanced apps development from our expert faculty. This course prepares you to create your first Android app.
This course blends theory and practice to help you build great apps the right way. In this course, you’ll work with an instructor step-by-step to build a cloud-connected Android app, and learn best practices of mobile development, and Android development in particular. It is all you need to know to understand the Android development process.
Students will learn:
- Computational Thinking
- Apps development basics
- Android Studio
- Learn how apps are designed
Software & Hardware Skills Development
- Android Studio
- Certificate of Completion
- Students in robotics camps ONLY can take home video files of the week’s robot challenges, detailing how well their team’s robots accomplished goals such as moving/pushing objects or navigating obstacle courses. (Students will have to bring their own cameras)
STEM & 21st Century Skills Development
Learning and having fun
8.45am-9.00am: Check-in. All students meet for morning announcements, ice breakers, and team-building activities.
9:30am: Students will gather in their respective course groups. Get started!
Breaks are taken at the discretion of each instructor.
12.00pm: Lunch time & Play
12.50 pm: Students will gather back in their respective course groups. Back to creating and learning!
3:00pm: Home Sweet Home
We have class sizes up to a maximum of 12 students per instructor. At INNOVATE TECH CAMPS, we want each student to develop their passion in technology and their leadership skills. Our instructors are passionate about technology and bringing out the best in our students.
Our technology curriculum is based on a blended learning strategy. We couple live one-on-one instruction with our academy game plan, our innovative learning engine, to provide you with properly paced learning. Most of our courses at innovate tech camps are for beginner through advanced students.
Our instructors are all adults with a passions for technology, robotics and coding. We have a wide array of skills among our instructors who are all experienced in teaching technology modules around Australian schools. All our staff have valid Working with Children Checks and are dedicated to helping your child achieve their best.
At Innovate Tech Camps, we want our students to have fun and learn. We love innovation and technology and we hope to continually make it an engaging experience for our students. Sometimes, we bring in our other robotic friends and hold competitions within our camps – all for the fun and love of technology and robotics.
Python Games Design & Development
$6503 to 7 July 2017, Mon to Fri BUY NOW!
Developing Android Apps Foundation App Making Course!
$36010, 11 & 12 July 2017, Mon to Wed BUY NOW!
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MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
You will need to bring morning tea, lunch, some snacks and a drink bottle. You will also need to bring along your action plans (if any).
No, they do not need experience for any of the above. We just want kids and teens to come with a positive attitude, ready to learn and have fun!