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The Future of Gaming

Register for this virtual camp

Ages 14 to 17

Camp capacity: 40

Wondering how you can take your coding and programming skills with you into the future? Considering a career in the gaming world? Gain valuable hands-on experience.  Learn about designing, developing, producing, and testing games and other interactive media. Programming environments will include Unity and Blendr.

Note: Experience in coding environments is required.

Features:
  • low camper to counsellor ratio
  • certified teacher camp counsellors
  • developed and planned by certified teachers

Availability

Week 8: August 24 to August 28 (5 days)
Time: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST

Cost: $90* + materials (see below)

*Individual participant pricing only - only one camper per registration.

**Schedule subject to change without notice.

  • Stable internet or data connection
  • Computer with internet access
  • Device with internet access, microphone, webcam, and speaker/headphone capabilities. This can be the computer listed above or a different device.
  • Accounts for online software may be required.  Where possible, selected software will be free to use.

Computer requirements for Unity and Blendr:

Operating system

Windows: 7 SP1+, 8, 10, 64-bit versions only
macOS: 10.12+
Linux: Fixed at: Ubuntu 16.04, 18.04 and CentOS 7

CPU

SSE2 instruction set support.

GPU

Graphics card with DX10 (shader model 4.0) capabilities.

No physical materials required.

Parents/guardians are responsible for supervision of their children.

Support needs will vary by camper.

Support may be required by parent/guardians or older child for:
  • initial computer and program launch
  • internet connectivity
  • technical issues that are not related to Google Meet or camp related software