Coding games with Java + ENGLISH CAMP

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Nights: 6
Ages: 12-17 boys and girls
English Level: B2 or higher
Dates and Venues: 
Ardingly College 2-8 July, 9-15 July - SOLD OUT   |   Lancing College 16-22 July, 23-29 July

Stay at a prestigious English private school and learn the Java programming language by building an original video game. English language lessons and city excursions complete the experience.

Coding games with java

During one half of each day, students learn the Java programming language by building an original video game. Fire Tech use the Greenfoot tool to facilitate building and de-bugging programmes, providing immediate visual feedback as students explore object-oriented programming.  During the first part of the course, students work with expert Fire Tech instructors to master key computing concepts as they build a model game.  In the last half of the course they are coached and supported as they create their own original game. Student's need to bring their own laptop. There's a maximum of 8 students per class and students get to take home a certificate with personal tutor feedback as well as a Fire Tech t-shirt.

English

In the other half of the day, students will take part in English language lessons provided by our professional English teachers. Lessons focus on conversational English, active participation and project work. Teachers use tech themes during class where students will learn about keywords in tech, as well as exploring tech-related topics such as innovation and marketing. English classes are designed to be fun, relevant and accelerate learning throughout the camp. An entry test groups students by age and ability at the start of the week. Students get lots of individual feedback, including a written report and an English certificate to take home.

What's included

  • 3 meals a day and an evening snack
  • On-site accommodation at Ardingly or Lancing College in shared bedrooms
  • 15 hours of Coding Games with Java classes (up to 8 students per class)
  • 12.5 hours of English language lessons ( up to 12 students per class)
  • Fun-packed evening activities programme
  • An off-site excursion
  • A Fire Tech t-shirt
  • Student medical insurance (excludes UK residents)

We offer AIRPORT TRANSFERS from selected airports for an additional fee. 

Excursions

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard + Shopping
On camps starting 2nd July and 15th July
Students enjoy an interactive tour of HMS Victory, the impressive flagship of Lord Nelson in the Battle of Trafalgar before heading to Gunwharf Quays, the south coast’s leading designer outlet shopping centre.

Escape room and Brighton Pier
On camps starting 9th and 23rd July
Students use their newly learnt logic skills to work in teams to unlock the mystery of the escape room before spending the afternoon enjoying the rides and amusements of Brighton's classic seaside pier. 


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Ardingly college

2 - 8 July - SOLD OUT
9 - 15 July - SOLD OUT

Lancing College

16 - 22 July
23 - 29 July

Coding Games with Java + English Camp - 6 Nights 2018

Price £1300

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