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

Competitive Robotics

Dates: TBA
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 9-14 years old

Description: This one-week full 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 camp. This is perfect preparation for competing in the FIRST LEGO League competition in the fall.

Cost:$350
Registration Deadline: TBD
For registration and more information, click here.

 

Beginning Robotics

Dates: TBA
Time: 9am - Noon or 1pm - 4pm
Ages: 9-14 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 camp. This is perfect preparation for competing in the FIRST LEGO League competition in the fall.
Cost:$350
Registration Deadline: TBD

 

Advanced Robotics

Date: TBA
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 12-18 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:$350
Registration Deadline: TBD

 

Solar Car Camp

Date: TBA
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 14-17 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.

For registration and more information, click here.

Quad Copter Camp

Date: TBA
Time: 9am - 4pm
Ages: 14-17 years old

Description: Have you ever wanted to design and build your own flying robot? Are you interested in programming or building things? Do you want to create a unique product using state of the art technology? If you answered 'yes' to the previous questions then this camp is for you! During this 4-weeks long camps you will not only work with the business school of UT Dallas to develop a business plan and a marketing strategy for your unique product but you will also work with our school engineering to design and build your quad copter! You will work with the cutting edge technology available at the university to design a quad copter that fits your needs..
Most of the parts we will be using in this camp (motors, controller, frame, propellers, etc.) are available for everyone to purchase. At the end of this camp you will have the basics to be able to build your own quad copter at home.

Cost: Thanks to a grant from Texas Workforce Commission the registration fee of $1,200 will be waived for qualifying students. Students will need to fill-out the application COMPLETELY in order to qualify.
For registration and more information, click here.

 

 

 


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