CAMP COLLEGE Summer 2022
                 

Digital Arts Camp 2022


ADVANCED ROBOTICS  

(AGES 7-14)  

In this class, create a basic AI to program a robot   using visual and text-based code . Utilize a variety of sensors that help your robot navigate and overcome daily class challenges. With your teammates, you will apply different coding concepts while using the scientific method to formulate, observe, experiment, test, and modify your robot. No prior experience is required.    Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC033                August 1-5          8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC033                August 1-5          1-4pm  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

Black Rocket Productions


BATTLE ROYALE: MAKE YOUR FIRST FORTNITE ®   STYLE VIDEO GAME  

(AGES 7-14)  

Fans of Fortnite we need you! Instead of playing the game, design your own. Using   a professional   3D game development software, build levels and assets inspired by popular battle royale games like Fortnite.   Students can participate in eSports League matches against other schools across the country with a chance to have their levels featured in the Black Rocket master build of the game!   This course includes cartoonish action and battle sequences. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.   *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only and requires a 64-bit operating system. Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC038                July 18-22           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC038                July 18-22           1-4pm  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

Black Rocket Productions


CREATIVE DESIGN AND ROBOTICS  

(AGES 7-14)  

The world of the future belongs to…robots! In this cutting-edge class, students will learn the fundamentals of motorized mechanisms, design principles, sensors, and sound activation. Separate fact from fantasy by designing and building prototypes of task-oriented robots. Learn problem-solving to improve how their   robots   function in a series of design challenges! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.   Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC067                July 18-22           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC067                July 18-22           1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


*NEW*  

CYBER SPIES  

(AGES 7-14)  

With the world’s increased reliance on digital data, cyber security is more important than ever! In this   class you are all that stands between a group of international hackers launching   cyber-attacks   and world peace.    Through a series of challenges students will learn to apply tools used by professional digital forensics teams to crack codes and use encryption.    Working in teams you will have to collect clues, recover lost data, and   explore the tools of the trade and become the next great cyber spy! Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC070                June 27-July 1               8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)   

NCTEC-CC070                June 27- July 1             1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


*NEW*  

DAY IN COURT- MOCK TRIAL  

(AGES 8-11)  

Play the roles of judge, defendant, plaintiff, witness, lawyer, bailiff or juror in several mock trials. Learn how to make opening and closing statements, how to phrase objections, and how to question witnesses. Pull all your skills together at the end of the week as you participate in a final mock trial based on actual events.  Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC073                July 18-22           1-4pm  

Black Rocket Productions


eSPORTS   APPRENTICE-STREAMERS AND GAMERS  

(AGES 7-14)  

Whether you want to be the next pro gamer, streamer, or   gamecaster   this course will teach you the basics to get started! No longer just a hobby, eSports is the fastest-growing career for the next generation. Over 400 million people watched YouTube videos and Twitch streams of video game competitions this year alone! In this course, students will develop game-play skills and compete using Black Rocket’s eSports games and apps, learn how to produce commentary for live tournaments, use professional streaming software, and most importantly practice online safety. Student recordings will be available on a password protected website to share with friends and family.  Videos will not be broadcast publicly but will be shared with all students in the class.  *A webcam is required for this course. Software is compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.  Tuition & Fees: $172.  

NCTEC-CC040                July 5-8*             8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC040                July 5-8*             1-4pm  

( Ages 7-10 preferred)  

*No Class July 4.  

  Black Rocket Productions


JAVASCRIPT DEVELOPER JAM  

(AGES 7-14)  

Learn programming tools so powerful they seem like magic! Start off by learning an array of core programming concepts with JavaScript by experimenting in a series of digital challenges. Start with programming your first animated memes, then tackle more advanced skills such as interactive 3D experiences and game creation.   Projects will be available on a   password protected   Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.  *Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.   Tuition & Fees: $225.  

NCTEC-CC047                August 8-12        8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC047                August 8-12        1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


MAKE YOUR FIRST VIDEO GAME!  

(AGES 7-14)  

If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the keys to designing your   first   2D   platformer   game. Conceptualization, play experience, level design, graphics, sounds, and simple coding are just some of the concepts that we’ll explore. No prior experience necessary, just a desire to have fun. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible   on   PC computers. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years .        *Compatible with Windows OS only.   Tuition & Fees: $172.  

NCTEC-CC008             June 21-24*      8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC008             June 21-24*      1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

*No class June 20.

  Black Rocket Productions


MINECRAFT® MODDERS  

(AGES 7-14)  

Customize your own Minecraft world and mod the classic game in this   one-of-a-kind   class. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods. Students will create a wide variety of new elements, gameplay mechanics, and world generating mods to change the way you play Minecraft. Projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.   Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to take this class.   Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years .   *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.  Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC011                July 25-29           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC011                July 25-29           1-4pm  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

Black Rocket Productions


UPDATED!   MINECRAFT® REDSTONE ENGINEERS  

(AGES 7-14)  

Take the next step beyond simply “playing” Minecraft and become a true Redstone engineer. Expand your Redstone knowledge by constructing your own carnival with a variety of mini-games, roller coasters, and attractions powered by Redstone. Learn how to use Command and Structure blocks to incorporate them into your   builds. Activate your skills and take your Minecraft structures to the next level!    Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to take this class.   Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible.  *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.   Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC048                July 11-15           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC048                July 11-15           1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


*NEW*  

MODEL UNITED NATIONS  

(AGES 11-14)  

Become one of the 400,000 students around the world in Model United Nations! Assume the role of an ambassador and represent your country to solve current world issues. Throughout the week students will research a world problem, develop solutions, and negotiate consensus with their peers. This program prepares teenagers   in   core skills such as research, writing, public speaking, problem   solving,  and   conflict resolution. Model UN alumni have gone on to become supreme court justices, world leaders, lawyers, and business professionals. No prior experience is needed.   Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC072                July 18-22           8:30-11:30am  

Black Rocket Productions


*NEW*  

POKEMON® MASTERS: DESIGNERS & 3D MAKERS UNITE!   

(AGES 7-14)  

Calling all   PokeMasters   who want to be the designers of the future! Use your   Pokemon   imagination and bring your ideas to life. Begin by creating your own digital   Pokemon-style custom playing card   game. Progress onto designing action figures, jewelry, and toys in professional-level modeling software. Learn how to prepare a model for 3D printing and create a design portfolio to showcase your work! No prior experience is necessary and 3D designs will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.  *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.  Tuition & Fees: $172.  

NCTEC-CC071                June 21-24*        8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC071                June 21-24*        1-4pm  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

*No Class June 20.

Black Rocket Productions


PYTHON PROGRAMMERS  

(AGES 8-14)  

Want to learn the world's fastest-growing programming language favored by Google, NASA,   YouTube, and the CIA?  ​Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games.  Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish!​   Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years​ .       *Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.     Tuition & Fees: $225.  

NCTEC-CC036                August 1-5          8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 8-11 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC036                August 1-5          1-4pm  

(Ages 11-14 preferred)  

Black Rocket Productions


ROBLOX® CODERS & ENTREPRENEURS!  

(AGES 7-14)  

Discover the Lua language through a visual block coding system while designing worlds in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This new class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! Young entrepreneurs will also learn how to navigate ROBLOX’s fast-growing marketplace to publish their games. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.   *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.   Tuition   & Fees: $225.  

NCTEC-CC037             June 27- July 1       8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC037             June 27- July 1       1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC037             August 8-12             8:30-11:30 am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


ROBLOX ®   MAKERS  

(AGES 7-14)  

Unlock the power of ROBLOX ®   Studio, the world creation tool used by real-world ROBLOX ®   developers! Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your ROBLOX ®   world. Bring characters to life with unique animations you design.  Student-created projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.   *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.     Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC041                July 25-29           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC041                July 25-29           1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC041                August 8-12        1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


ROCKET KART RACERS: DESIGN A MARIO KART®   STYLE GAME  

(AGES 7-14)  

On your marks, get set, create! Blast off in making your first 3D Mario Kart® and Crash Team Racing® style game! Design your own tracks and customize your karts and characters. Using a professional 3D game development software, students will combine their creations into their own kart racing game that they can play with friends and family at home. Students can participate in eSports League races against other schools across the country with a chance to have their tracks featured in the Black Rocket master build of the game! Student projects will be available on a   password protected   Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.  *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only and requires a 64-bit operating system.  Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC049                July 11-15           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC049                July 11-15           1-4pm  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


VIRTUAL REALITY: THE FUTURE IS NOW  

(AGES 7-14)  

Embark on an EPIC adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting-edge class,   learn the foundations of VR design by   creating your own   virtual   worlds, exploring simulated environments,   crafting 3D experiences, and learning basic programming concepts.  At the end of the week, t ake home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends and family the new worlds you created.  VR projects can be viewed on a website or mobile device. Students do not need a mobile device to take the class, but will need access to a mobile device at home. VR projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.  *Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.   Tuition & Fees: $188 .  

NCTEC-CC027                         July 5-8*           8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 7-10 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC027                         July 5-8*           1-4pm  

(Ages 10-14 preferred)  

*No Class July 4.   

  Black Rocket Productions


YOUTUBE ®   CONTENT CREATORS  

(AGES 8-14)  

Find your voice and leave your mark on the world! Whether you are six or sixteen, it’s time to start a career as the next YouTube star. Explore the variety of content and personalities that exist on YouTube and how to find your own niche. Learn the Dos and Don’ts of the platform and how to practice good digital citizenship. Develop your on-camera presence, your own channel branding, and professional editing skills. Take home a plan for launching your own channel with the content created in class!   Student projects will be available on a   password protected   Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.   Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC050                June 27-July 1               8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 11-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC050                June 27-July 1               1-4pm  

(Ages 8-11 preferred)  

  Black Rocket Productions


*NEW*  

YOUTUBE ®   FX MASTERS  

(AGES 8-14)   

Do you love movies with exciting special effects, like   The Avengers, Star Wars   or   Harry Potter ? Amaze your friends by swinging a lightsaber or blasting fire from your hands and becoming a master of the illusions used by Hollywood artists to create visual effects magic. Whether you want to enhance your YouTube videos or create a cool scene to amaze your friends; this class teaches the tools you need. Experiment with visual effects as you learn the dynamics of camera angles, editing, graphic layering, and sound effects. Then watch as your new creations take your channel content to the next level!  Student projects are available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. *Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only, and requires a 64-bit operating   system.   Tuition & Fees: $215.  

NCTEC-CC069                August 8-12        8:30-11:30am  

(Ages 11-14 preferred)  

NCTEC-CC069                August 8-12        1-4pm  

(Ages 8-11 preferred)  

Black Rocket Productions