Immerse Tech Programmes provide unique educational insights into a range of relevant, skills-based topics within the field of technology for participants aged 11 – 15 years olds. Hosted at the picturesque Royal Hospital boarding school in Suffolk, this two week residential programme will engage, inspire and challenge young people to explore their chosen discipline in detail, gaining hands-on, transferable knowledge. As well as technical understanding, participants will also develop their passion for innovation as they work independently, and with like-minded peers to create tangible and practical solutions to given problems and projects.
The Immerse Technology programmes follow an integrated curriculum which focusses upon learning about exciting technologies and acquiring new skills. Topics will include software development, encompassing both Web Development and App Development, Computer Science and Machine Learning. Participants may also be exposed to interesting topics such as design skills, such as UX and UI design. Participants indicate their desired interest area by enrolling on the particular programme that interests them most (e.g. ‘Web Development’, ‘App Development’, or ‘Computer Science and Machine Learning’, and all students from all Immerse technology programmes learn together on this summer school.
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The web-development programme covers a wide range of fascinating topics that engage participants in innovative and exciting ways. Participants will have the chance to learn about the recent developments that have taken the field in new and pioneering directions, explore various coding languages needed to create responsive, eye-catching pages, and even how to design and build their own webpage in line with current practices.
There are so many gripping topics to explore when learning about app development, and participants on this course will discover those that are most exciting and relevant. While this programme focuses primarily on creating apps and games for Apple’s operating system, participants can also expect to learn about Android and other platforms that allow users to access the essential apps that we now depend on on a daily basis. Participants will also look at developments that have shaped and driven the field in recent history.
Computer Science and Machine Learning
The field of computer science is ever changing and as such, it remains incredibly intriguing. We’ve handpicked some of the most relevant and exciting topics to give participants of this course a unique educational experience that comprises a broad range of theoretical knowledge and allows them to develop practical skills that can be applied across numerous innovative fields. Participants might look at the developments and use of cyber security, learn about decrypting encrypted messages, create and analyse small programs for security or gain insight into the myriad coding languages used today.
“The entire experience was a brilliant combination of exciting social and interesting academic sessions. The tutors were extremely friendly and knowledgeable, and gave me a renewed appreciation and enthusiasm for my chosen subject.” – AMY RALPH, 2018 ALUMNA
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