Courses

Do you have a great idea for an App and want to get it out to the world? Ever wonder how popular applications like Instagram, Twitter, and Snap Chat are build? This workshop will teach you the fundamentals of how to create your very own mobile application.


Price: $250


August 19-23, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
Are you someone who never met a Broadway tune they didn't love? Do you find yourself humming the melodies to Hamilton, Rent, and West Side Story? Who doesn't love a great Broadway show tune? Learn to sing your favorite Broadway songs with power and finesse! Hit those high notes like never before!

Price: $250


July 22-26, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
Learn how to create your own website this summer with our Web Development summer program! In Web Development, students will learn how to build their own mobile-friendly, responsive website. Students will learn how to use HTML, CSS, and Javascript. By the end of the week, students will have the tools necessary to build their own websites!

Price: $250


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The Magic of Fluids is a unique one-week academic summer program on fluid mechanics for junior and senior high school students who have a thirst for knowledge and love to learn by doing. Not only will you be exposed to state-of-the-art research and facilities in the Computational Mechanics Laboratory, but you will also learn foundational fluid?

ONE WEEK COURSE, FULL DAY 
Price: $495




July 22-26, 2019, UMBC Main Campus
Whether you are a virtuoso or a novice trying to find your singing voice, this vocals course offers an opportunity to have a fun and rewarding musical experience that will expand your horizons. 

Students will receive group voice work, master repertoire class with students of similar experience and skill...
Price: $250


July 22-26, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
Cutting edge technology is infused into all facets of our lives. The next big technology frontier is going to be found what you wear. The Wearable Tech Entrepreneurship course is a hands on innovation experiential workshop for middle and high school students. Daily STEM modules focus on innovation "leadership entrepreneurship" wearable tech. Students will engage in coding and circuit design to develop technology infused apparel. At the end of the week, students will present their own wearables creation and business plan. Price: $250


August 19-23, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
The Future Engineers in Dynamic Systems (FEDS) Academy is a unique one-week summer course designed exclusively for junior and senior high school students. The academy focuses on dynamics, vibrations, acoustics, and systems control within the mechanical engineering discipline. Students will be exposed to state-of-the-art research and facilities in UMBC's Dynamic Systems and Vibration Laboratory (DSVL).price: $495One Week Course, 9:00-3:00


August 19-23, 2019, UMBC Main Campus
Do you enjoy watching Vlogs and Streams? 1.8 billion people watch over 5 billion videos each day! In a competitive viewing environment your videos have to stand out from everyone else's. Become a content creator and add to the 300 hours of video uploaded every minute on the internet.

ONLY FOR HIGH SCHOOL
Price: $250


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Transform your drawings and personal objects!  Bring them to life through dynamic stop-motion animations and learn the basics of sound design, storytelling and the fundamentals of story-boarding. This workshop will introduce the essence of video, animation and sound production that will result in a final group project.

2 WEEK COURSE-1:00 to 4:00
Price: $495


July 22, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
HGC's week-long summer camp inspires and empowers girls to explore the worlds of computer science and robotics and challenges them to go beyond the traditional molds. Girls make up half of the k-12 student population and nearly 60% of college enrollment.  Yet, girls and women are far less likely than boys and men to study computing, earn degrees in engineering, or pursue careers in related fields.

Price: $425


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Imagination and skills merge in this exploration of Anime and Japanese Culture. Go deeper into the minds of groundbreaking Japanese anime directors, like Hayao Miyazaki, Mamoru Oshii, Shin'ichiro Watanabe, Isao Takahata, and Tezuka, and build on the messages and themes that are being expressed

Price: $250


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Spend a week playing and learning about chess with the UMBC Chess Program & Silver Knights! Our summer chess academy has taught tens of thousands of children, including national champions. Most students are beginners looking to learn and have fun! Chess Academy players ...

Price: $250



July 22-26, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
August 19-23, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus

The security of information technology is a constantly evolving field, of which most people don't fully understand. As networked technologies become integrated into every facet of our lives, knowing how to protect our devices and networks is something we all need now more than ever. Cybersecurity and data breaches are in the news almost every day. Google, Uber, Target, and our government agencies are under constant attack.


Price: $250




July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
August 19-23, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
Exploring the challenges of modern cybersecurity builds on what students learn in Cyber 1.  This course explores the challenges that programmers are faced with in a rapidly changing, highly volatile environment.  This hands on course, challenges students to apply what they have learned into practical applications.

Price: $250


July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
August 19-23, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
Deepen your understanding, competencies, and skills with this weeklong course in cybersecurity. Advanced Cybersecurity students will have a command of web application security, exploitation, and cryptography. Completion of Cyber 1 or 2 is required, and programming experience in C++, Java, Javascript, Python and/or PHP is highly recommended as prerequisites to this next-level course.  

 Price: $250


July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
August 19-23, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus
Have you ever wondered how video games like Fortnite are made? It all starts with coding! Students will learn Java and C++ as they explore the foundations of game design. Students will build on these skills to develop their own game and plot their own takeover of the billion dollar gaming industry.

Price: $250



July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, Morning Session - UMBC Main Campus
The world needs great leaders now more than ever. What does it mean to be a leader. Regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or background, each of us have the capacity to lead and be an agent of change. LEAD is a set of interactive workshops and experiences designed to cultivate leadership excellence in young people and can help you become your best self.


July 22-26, 2019, Afternoon Session - UMBC Main Campus

Anime is a cartoon, right? When you think of anime do you imagine large eyes, colorful hair, and funny outfits?  If only it were that simple. Anime has always been used to tell the story of Japanese culture and society. The Japanese culture reflected in anime is so pervasive, yet elusive, and this course guides you where to look.

Price: $250


This course contains no sessions
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