Miami Dade College summer camps offer something for every child
MIAMI - For parents looking for fun and informative camping options for their children, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) summer camps offer youth the opportunity to create animation, learn CSI techniques and about entrepreneurship and more. Open to kids, tweens and teens, the camps will be available at MDC campuses.
Students can participate in Teen Entrepreneurship, Young Architects, Technology, Kids & Teens College, as well as the popular Wild Things Happen camp, traditional summer camp where children participate in field trips, sports, reading, games, and more.
Some of MDC’s Summer Camps include:
North Campus 11380 N.W. 27th Ave Miami, FL 33167 Tel. 305-237-1019 CSI (Ages 13-17) - $250
Campers will learn how to evaluate a crime scene and how to collect, package, and process evidence and projectile motion, while working with faculty from the School of Justice. Students will gain knowledge about the legal system, including a courtroom experience.
STEM Camp: Robotics, Coding, and Drones (Ages 14-18) - Free
Campers will learn the principles of coding, Vex Robotics, basic physics, and drone programming and flying. Lunch and snacks included. Limited to 50 students. For application, please contact Patricia Beck at email@example.com
Hialeah Campus 1780 W. 49 Street Hialeah, FL 33012 305-237-8780 Create Your Own Computer (Ages 12-16) - $250
Students will lear n to rethink about what computers are while assessing new generation of electronic devices. Students will build a Creative Computing using Kano.
Internet of Things: Create Your Own Security Device (Ages 12-16) - $250
Students will develop ideas to create and maintain electronic security devices. The students will invent a Security Device using Little Bits Kit.
InterAmerican Campus 627 S.W. 27 Ave. Miami, FL 33135 Tel. 305-237-6273
A-TEAM: Academy of Teen Entrepreneurship and Management (Ages 12-17) - $249
This week-long summer program introduces teens to the world of entrepreneurship. Whether you want to launch a company, start a non-profit or just be prepared for life after high school, this is the program for you. This is more than just a fun summer program. It is a unique addition to your resume, whether you are applying to college, an internship or a job. You will learn an array of skills including business planning, presenting, team work, project management and professional networking. Our program presents business concepts in a fun and accessible way.
Homestead Campus 500 College Terrace Homestead, FL 33030 Tel. 305-237-5159
LEGO® EV3 Robotics: Engineering and Design (Ages 7-12) $110
Design, build, program and control your robot! Working in small teams, kids will construct robots using LEGO® Mindstorms NXT Robotics kit. Create an explorer robot to maneuver around obstacles, a robot arm which picks up objects, a snake robot which rattles and strikes, and a robot batter that hits pitches.
Kids & Teens College Summer Program (Ages 7-17) $110 – $210
Kids and Teen College provides an educational yet fun environment where kids, teens, and parents can customize their schedule and choose classes they like the most. Kids can choose from a wide variety of weekly programs and activities such as Culinary, Lego Robotics, Computers and Technology, Science and Nature, Modeling, Public Speaking, Art, Reading, Photography and so much more!
West Campus 3800 N.W. 115th Ave Doral, FL 33178 Tel. 305-237-8513
Character Animation with Maya (Ages 1419) - $395
Using Autodesk Maya, you’ll learn how to bring characters to life, using lighting, settings and camera angles. We’ll teach you a workflow that will take pre-rigged models and animate them in a short sequence that tells a story.
For more information about MDC’s summer camps, please visit http://www.mdc.edu/summercamp