High School Summer Tech Programs at IIT

Learn more about next generation technologies at Illinois Institute of Technology’s (IIT) summer tech courses for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors (and technically advanced freshmen with IIT Staff approval) in Wheaton and Chicago. Early registration is encouraged as courses fill quickly. Details below…

Wheaton Location: Rice Campus — 201 E Loop Rd, Wheaton

1-day courses

$40 for 1 course / $25 each for 3 or more / $280 for all 14 one-day courses
– Intro to Programming & Visual Design using Processing Language – Monday, June 16

– Intro to Arduino & Wearable Computing – Tuesday, June 17

– Using Arduino to Recreate a Simon Style Game – Wednesday, June 18

– Intro to Internet of Things (Wireless & Mesh Networking) – Thursday, June 19

– Creating a Solar Powered Clock with Arduino – Wednesday, June 25

– Creating a Visual Command Center with Arduino – Thursday, June 26

– Build a Server and Install Linux, Unix or Windows – Monday, July 7

– Intro to Linux OS – Tuesday, July 8

– Intro to OS Virtualization, Configuration & Automation – Wednesday, July 9

– Install of Gentoo Linux – Thursday, July 10

– Learning the Python Language via Team Programming – Monday, July 14
– Build a Python bot with robotgame.net Thursday, July 17
– Using Python to Understand & Defend Your Network – Monday, July 21

– Team Python & Check.io – Thursday, July 24

Wheaton Location: Rice Campus — 201 E Loop Rd, Wheaton

2-day courses

$75 for one 2-day course / $50 each for 2 or more
– Creating a Sensor Network & Platform for Use in a High Altitude Weather Balloon –
Monday, June 23 & Tuesday, June 24
– Python Game Programming: Part 1 & 2 – Tuesday, July 15 & Wednesday, July 16
– Learning Violent Python for White Hat Hackers: Part 1 & 2 – Tuesday, July 22 &
Wednesday, July 23

Chicago Location: Main Campus — 3440 S Dearborn St, Chicago

1-day courses

$40 for 1 course / $25 each for 3 or more / $160 for all 8 one-day courses
– Learning the Python Language via Team Programming – Monday, July 7

– Build a Python bot with robotgame.net Thursday, July 10

– Intro to OS Virtualization, Configuration & Automation – Monday, July 14

– Install of Gentoo Linux – Tuesday, July 15

– Intro to Programming & Visual Design using Processing Language – Monday, July 21

– Intro to Arduino & Wearable Computing – Tuesday, July 22

– Creating a Sensor Network & Platform for Use in a High Altitude Weather Balloon –
Wednesday, July 23

– Using Arduino to Build a Solar Powered Clock & Environmentally Aware Bike
Messenger Bag –
Thursday, July 24

Chicago Location: Main Campus — 3440 S Dearborn St, Chicago

2-day courses

$75 for one 2-day course / $100 for 2
– Python Game Programming: Part 1 & 2 – Tuesday, July 8 & Wednesday, July 9
– Learning Violent Python for White Hat Hackers: Part 1 & 2 – Wednesday, July 16 &
Thursday, July 17

Recognition Night Dinner & Presentations:

– Wheaton: Tuesday, July 29 — 6:30-8:00 PM

– Chicago: Thursday, July 31 — 6:30-8:00 PM

Details & Registration at http://techcamp.sat.iit.edu or contact us at 630.682.6000

Courses are from 9:00 am to 4:00 PM.

Registration and availability are on a first-come basis.

Students are responsible for their own lunch. All programs are at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT)

2 locations: 201 East Loop Road in Wheaton, IL or 3440 S Dearborn Street in Chicago All programs are led by IIT faculty members or staff with assistance from select IIT students.

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