CAMP COLLEGE 2020
                 

Black Rocket Virtual Camp

Black Rocket requested all registrations to end Thursday at 11:59 pm prior to the courses start date.
If interested in a course, please don't hesitate to register.

APP.IO: MAKE YOUR FIRST MULTIPLAYER APP!
(AGES 8-14)

The hottest new Apps are IO apps! If your child likes to play Agar.io or Slither.io they will love this class! Become the creator of the next viral web app! In this class, explore the most popular .IO apps, design your own multiplayer experience and learn how to code your own app. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to App Stores not included. Students do not need to own a smartphone to take this class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.
Tuition and fees: $149

*Compatible with Windows OS only. * Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC034-01
Aug 17-21 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC034-02
Aug 17-21 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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3D GAMES DESIGN WITH UNITY
(AGES 8-14)

Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry-grade design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, impactful gameplay creation, as well as how to utilize scripts and variables. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*This requires a 64-bit operating system.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
*Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC033-01
June 29-July 3 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC033-02
June 29-July 3 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC033-03
July 13-17 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC033-04
July 13-17 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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BATTLE ROYALE: MAKE YOUR FIRST FORTNITE® STYLE VIDEO GAME
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149
*This requires a 64-bit operating system.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC038-03
June 8-12 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC038-04
June 8-12 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC038-05 
Aug 3-7 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC038-06
Aug 3-7 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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CODE BREAKERS
(AGES 8-14)

Calling all future coders, programmers, & designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be a Silicon Valley CEO or the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in her bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC003-02
July 6-10 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC003-03
July 6-10 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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CODE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE! INERACTIVE STORYTELLING
(AGES 8-14)

Watch as the characters in your imagination come to life in this unique course that blends classic storytelling with animation techniques and coding. Start with a concept, design the characters, and choose not just one ending, but many! Learn how to create your own text-based adventure games with variables, conditional logic, images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC035-01
July 27-31 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC035-02
July 27-31 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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eSPORTS APPRENTICE- STREAMERS AND GAMERS
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Videos will not be broadcast publicly but will be shared with all students in the class. Tuition and fees: $149.
*A webcam is required for this course Software is compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC040-03
June 22-26 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC040-04
June 22-26 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC040-05
Aug 17-21 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC040-06
Aug 17-21 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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new program

INVENTOR’S LEAGUE- PROTOTYPING FOR THE FUTURE!
(AGES 8-14)

Become an inventor of the future! Learn ‘rapid prototyping’ and problem solving as you conceptualize and design a product to solve a critical global issue. Each day begins with inspirational profiles of young inventors, such as the eleven-year-old who coded a robot to find victims of natural disasters. Next, research a problem to tackle in medicine, architecture, the environment, or a topic of your choosing. Once your vision is complete, learn how to draft 2D designs, create 3D models, and develop a website to pitch your ideas to the class. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC046-03
July 6-10 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC046-04
July 6-10 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC046-05
July 20-24 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC046-06
July 20-24 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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new program

JAVASCRIPT DEVELOPER JAM
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $159.
*$10 license fee per student with this class
*Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC047-02
June 29-July 3 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC047-03
June 29-July 3 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC047-04
Aug 24-28 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC047-05
Aug 24-28 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11preferred)

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MAKE YOUR FIRST VIDEO GAME!
(AGES 8-14)

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 will 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; Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC CC008-03
June 22-26 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC008-04
June 22-26 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC008-05
Aug 24-28 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC008-06
Aug 24-28 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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UPDATED! MINECRAFT® ANIMATORS
(AGES 8-14)

Create the next popular animated Minecraft video on YouTube! Practice the same skills professionals at Pixar and Disney Animation Studios use. Discover the process of keyframing and tweening, how to use it to bring your own animated stories to life, and how to publish your content on YouTube. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Mac users can play their project at home, but will not be able to edit the project without a PC. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC022-01
July 13-17 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC022-02
July 13-17 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC022-03
Aug 24-28 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC022-04
Aug 24-28 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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MINECRAFT® DESIGNERS
(AGES 8-14)

If you love the game Minecraft and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to take this class. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. Purchase Minecraft Java Edition
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC010-05
July 20-24 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC010-06
July 20-24 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC010-07
Aug 17-21 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC010-08
Aug 17-21 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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MINECRAFT® MODDERS
(AGES 8-14)

Use your favorite game to learn the basics of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student 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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. Purchase Minecraft Java Edition
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC011-02
June 15-19 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC011-03
June 15-19 -1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC011-04
July 27-31 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC011-01
July 27-31 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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new program

MINECRAFT® REDSTONE ENGINEERS
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only. Purchase Minecraft Java Edition
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs


NCTEC-CC048-03

June 8-12 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC048-04
June 8-12 - 1:30pm-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC048-07
July 6-10 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC048-08
July 6-10 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC048-05
Aug 10-14 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC048-06
Aug 10-14 -1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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POKEMON MASTERS: DESIGNERS & 3D MAKERS UNITE!
(AGES 8-14)

Calling all boys and girls who want to be the designers of the future! In this class, if you can dream it, you can make it! 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. Tuition and fees: $149.
*This is a limited release only available for BR Instructor Creator Corps Schedules.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.

NCTEC-CC051-01
July 13-17 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC051 02
July 13-17 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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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! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $159.
*$10 license fee per student with this class
*Compatible with MAC, Windows and Chrome OS.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC036-03
June 22-26 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC036-04
June 22-26 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC036-05
Aug 3-7 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC036-06
Aug 3-7 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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ROBLOX® CODERS & ENTREPRENEURS!
(AGES 8-14)

Discover how to code in the Lua language while playing and 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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $159.
*$10 license fee per student with this class
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC037-03
June 15-19 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC037-04
June 15-19 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC037-05
July 27-31 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC037-06
July 27-31 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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ROBLOX® MAKERS
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC041-03
June 8-12 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC041-04
June 8-12 - 1:30pm-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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new program

ROCKET KART RACERS: DESIGN A MARIO KART® STYLE GAME
(AGES 8-14)

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. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*This requires a 64-bit operating system.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC049-03
July 20-24 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC049-04
July 20-24 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC049-05
Aug 10-14 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC049-06
Aug 10-14 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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VIDEO GAME ANIMATION
(AGES 8-14)

Take your game design skills to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects, and backgrounds. Start with a name, develop the character’s personality, signature moves, special powers, and a storyline. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in your very own game. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation, or sketching. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. Tuition and fees: $149.
*Compatible with Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC031-02
June 15-19 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC031-03
June 15-19 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC031-04
Aug 3-7 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC031-05
Aug 3-7 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

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new program

YOUTUBE® CONTENT CREATORS
(AGES 8-14)

Find your voice and leave your mark on the world! Whether you are six or sixty, 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. Students work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Tuition and fees: $149.
*A webcam is required for this course.
*Compatible with MAC and Windows OS only.
* Tech Specs: https://blackrocket.com/online-tech-specs

NCTEC-CC050-03
June 29-July 3 -9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

NCTEC-CC050-04
June 29-July 3 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC050-05
Aug 10-14 - 9:30am-12:30pm
(Ages 8-11 preferred)

NCTEC-CC050-06
Aug 10-14 - 1:30-4:30pm
(Ages 11-14 preferred)

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