ADVERTISEMENT
Our Kids logo

Camp session: Creative Computing: Introduction to Computer Studies (ICS2O) (uOttawa Engineering Outreach)


Creative Computing: Introduction to Computer Studies (ICS2O)

By: uOttawa Engineering Outreach  
view all programs and sessions

uOttawa Engineering Outreach


About this Program:

  • Virtual program
  • Age 14 - 17 (Coed)
  • Specialized in Computer programming (multi), offers 6 activities
  • 0 session dates to choose from
  • Cost starting from $500
  • Special needs support not available


Contact:

View phone number

Creative Computing: Introduction to Computer Studies (ICS2O) is a course that provides students with a better understanding of computers, from hardware components to software applications and operating systems. Following the engineering design process, students will develop programming skills and will create an app to solve a defined problem. Students will also have the opportunity to see real-world software applications through guest speakers of Ottawa’s innovative tech companies.

This is an open course designed for all high school students. Students in grade 8 may enroll in this reach-ahead course with approval from their parents and written support from their current principal. Students enrolled in this course will gain hands-on computer experience and skills right at the Faculty of Engineering. Students can either take part in the full-course or take Part 1 of the course and come back next summer to complete Part 2. Those who successfully complete the full course will gain a full credit toward their secondary school diploma and those who successfully complete Part 1 of the course will gain half a credit toward their secondary school diploma.



Character Development: This program helps build the following traits

  • Curiosity: Developing your programming skills is more and more important nowadays. This course will give a great introduction to computer studies while showing the students how to develop their own app!
  • Independence: This course is a combination of Synchronous and Asynchronous work. Therefore, students will develop good working habits, capacity to work on their own or in pairs on projects and respect deadlines.


Session Dates and Rates:

Date TBD
Virtual Program,
Online

Time TBD
Cost TBD
2021-06-28500


Activities:

Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive

Engineering
STEAM
STEM
Technology
Video Game/Web Design
Web design/development
Recreational       Instructional       Intense or Competitive



Create your own mobile app!
Earn a high school credit while developing your coding skills! Create your own mobile app and learn about computer hardware!

 

More from uOttawa Engineering Outreach

This program, Creative Computing: Introduction to Computer Studies (ICS2O), is offered by uOttawa Engineering Outreach.

 
Our Kids logo

Camp session: (uOttawa Engineering Outreach)
Date:
Location:
Message the camp (optional)

Our Kids logo

Go back to profile
logo
Contact name:
Engineering Outreach Team

Phone number:
613-562-5491
     

By logging in or creating an account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Information presented on this page may be paid advertising provided by the advertisers [schools/camps/programs] and is not warranted or guaranteed by OurKids.net or its associated websites. By using this website, creating or logging into an Our Kids account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Please also see our Privacy Policy. Our Kids ™ © 2020 All right reserved.

Sign up to receive our exclusive eNews twice a month.

You can withdraw consent by unsubscribing anytime.


Name

Email

verification image, type it in the box

 


Our Kids  From Our Kids, Canada’s trusted source for private schools, camps, and extracurriculars.