For more information, contact:

Dr. Ken Berry
ksberry@utdallas.edu
972-883-4453

Thy Lam
thy.lam@utdallas.edu
972-883-4591

Community Partner

 

Science and Engineering Education Center

Summer Camps

Beginning Robotics

Dates: June 17 - June 28, 2013
Time: 9am - Noon or 1pm - 4pm
Ages: 10-14 years old

Description: This two-week half day camp is an introduction to robotics using the LEGO Mindstorms System. Learn to build and program LEGO robots for a competition at the end of the week. This is perfect preparation for competing in the FIRST LEGO League competition in the fall.

Cost:$325 (Early Registration by April 15, 2013); $375 (after April 15,2013)
Registration Deadline: May 31,2013
For registration and more information click here.

 

Advanced Robotics

Date: July 8 - July 12, 2013
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 12-16 years old

Description: During this week long camp participants will learn how to build and program a Tetrix robot. This w ill help students successfully compete in the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) competition next fall and spring.

Cost:$325 (Early Registration by April 15, 2013); $375 (after April 15,2013)
Registration Deadline: May 31,2013
For registration and more information click here.

 

Solar Car Camp

Date: June 17 - July 12, 2013
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 13-17 years old

Description: During this 4-week camp we will be building a solar car to go on a 100 mile road trip. During this intensive engineering course students will learn about solar power, battery power, software, and mechanical design as we put together a solar car that the students will be able to drive safely on the roadways. This camp is intended for students who are interested in engineering as a career.

Cost: $1200 OR two installments of $600 and $600 each (A processing fee of $50.00 will be added to the first installment)
Registration Deadline: May 31,2013
For registration and more information click here.

 

Quad Copter Camp

Date: July 15 - August 9, 2013
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 13-17 years old

Description: During this 4-week camp students will be introduced to some of the premier schools at the University of Texas at Dallas. First they will work with the school of management to develop a business plan for an immerging technology, quad copters, small unmanned aerial systems (SUAS). Then they will create and modify a quad copter to fit the business need with help from the engineering school. And, finally work on a marketing plan using graphic arts. The final project will be presented to a panel of experts for evaluation.

Cost: $1200 OR two installments of $600 and $600 each (A processing fee of $50.00 will be added to the first installment)
Registration Deadline: May 31,2013
For registration and more information click here.

 

 


Updated: June 28, 2013