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Summer 2016 Precollege Programs in the Arts:
Code Breakers and App Designers

mobile gaming image with tablet and mobile phoneGrades 9–12

Location: Library, Room 1004D

Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of Web projects and design challenges each day, and take the first step toward becoming the next tech star! Also, enter into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized game development tool, students will explore the world of phone-based and tablet applications. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of app publishing functions.

To broaden exposure to the arts, Code Breakers and App Designers can be combined with 3-D Video Game and Makers Lab Creations (new!), Minecraft™ Animators and Modders (updated!), Songwriting Workshop, Architecture Intensive, Modern Journalism (updated!), Neu Curators (new!), Vocal Intensive, and/or Shakespeare Workshop to make for a well-rounded summer experience.

Session II: July 11–22
Monday–Friday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
$1,200 for the first registration
$1,080 for the second registration in the family, Purchase College employees and alumni, and early registrations (received by May 6, 2016)

About the Instructors

This program is designed by Black Rocket, an educational technology company that specializes in emerging technologies and instruction. Black Rocket has more than a decade of experience designing camps in the STEM and digital arts fields. Every program is powered by the campers’ innate imaginations and designed to bring their ideas to life in a fun, hands-on learning environment. From concept to creation, students will demonstrate their masterpiece to the world at the end of each week! All Black Rocket programs mirror real-life experiences and the collaborative nature of the design process. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

Posted Dec. 11, 2015

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Summer Precollege Programs:

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Program Descriptions:

Acting Intensive
Architecture Intensive
Code Breakers & App Designers
Creative Vocal Lab
Creative Writing Institute
Filmmaking Institute
Minecraft™ Animators &
Modders

Modern Journalism
Neu Curators
Photography Institute
Project Fashion Designer
Shakespeare Workshop
Songwriting Workshop
STEM Scholars
Summer Percussion Seminar
3-D Video Game &
Makers Lab Creations

Visual Arts Institute
Vocal Intensive

Program Options:

Early Drop-Off Option
Extended-Day Option


Summer Youth Programs
(grades 4–8)

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