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SESSION 5: July 29th to Aug 3rd – High School

AM Block 8:30 am – 11:30 am
PM Block 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


AM Block 8:30 am – 11:30 am

Cyber 1: Introduction into the World of Cybersecurity

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One Week: June 24th to June 28th, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
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What to Expect: While we see the outcomes from lack of cybersecurity in the news via breaches, many don’t know the full scope of the exciting world of cybersecurity! The Introduction into the World of Cybersecurity summer camp experience promises to expose participants to exciting hands-on activities by top industry professionals in ethical hacking, digital forensics, and open source investigation. Participants will discuss industry requirements, and explore the possibilities of choosing a career in cybersecurity. Activities will also include a field trip to the Cyber Security Operations Center at Northrop Grumman Corporation.

Cyber 2: Exploring Challenges in Cybersecurity

Cyber Lock

One Week: June 24th to June 28th, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
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What to Expect: Exploring the challenges of modern cybersecurity builds on what students learn in Cyber 1. This course workshop explores the challenges that programmers are faced with in a rapidly changing, highly volatile environment. This hands on course, challenges students to apply what they have learned into practical applications.

All students must have taken Cyber 1 to enroll in Cyber 2.

Cyber 3: Advanced Cybersecurity Game Design/Development

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One Week: June 24th to June 28th, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
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What to Expect: Advanced Cybersecurity is the logical step to take your understanding and skill of cybersecurity to the next level. In this week-long course, students learn about topics in web application security, exploitation, cryptography, and others. Completion of Cyber 1/2 is required and programming experience in C++, Java, Javascript, Python and/or PHP is highly recommended as prerequisites to this next level course.

 

Voice Academy

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One Week: July 29th to August 3rd, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
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What to Expect: Singers of all proficiency levels are invited to join us for a week-long summer camp dedicated to musical enrichment and growth.  This vocal course offers an opportunity to have a fun and rewarding musical experience under the tutelage of UMBC music faculty member Janice Jackson, Director of the Jubilee Singers, and UMBC.  Daily experiences will include voice class, repertoire class, individual instruction/coaching, music theory and sight reading.  Voice instruction will emphasize correct posture and breath, healthy tone production, diction and articulation, expressive interpretation of folk songs, art songs and musical theatre songs, stage presence, poise and personal motivation.

 


PM Block 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Game Design

Retro video game.

One Week: July 29th to August 3rd, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Have you ever wondered how video games like Fortnite are made? Gaming is a billion dollar industry. From indie to multiplayer PvP games, game designers and developers all have to start somewhere. Our Introduction to Game Design and Development teaches students the nuts and bolts. It all starts with coding. Get familiar with Java and C++. Students will learn the foundations of game design and build on these skills to understand what it takes to develop your own game. This class can be taken multiple times.  Repeating courses takes students deeper into the material builds their understanding, competency and skill.

Belt It Like Broadway

Broadway theater.

One Week: July 29th to August 3rd, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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What to Expect: Who doesn’t love a great Broadway Show tune? Learn to sing your favorite Broadway songs with power and finesse! Posture, breath, resonance, voice placement, character building are all areas that you will have a chance to learn and improve.