2018 iLab: App Development Bootcamp Applications Now Open!

Designed for students who have completed basic programming training in Python or Java, the bootcamp will focus on the development of a showcase project in the form of a web, iOS, or Android app. Students will learn how to use industrial app development tools and processes to brainstorm app ideas, prototype, code review, and app submission. Students can develop their own app ideas or work on a project we provide in either individual or team settings. Mentoring will be provided through face-to-face meetings and online communication tools optimized for app developers.

What is Ardent iLab: App Development Bootcamp?

Ardent iLab is an eight-week intensive bootcamp for students in grades 8-11 who have completed basic programming training in Python or Java and would like to see their idea come to life in the form of a web, iOS, or Android application. Students will learn how to use industrial app development tools and processes to brainstorm app ideas, prototype, code review, and app submission.

 

What will students be doing?

Students will work on developing their own app ideas or work on a project we provide in either individual or team settings. Mentoring will be provided through face-to-face meetings and online communication tools optimized for app developers.

 

What will students gain?

Students who are able to complete a project will build their portfolio for college applications. The goal of this program is to initiate a positive effect to build student interest in careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).

 

How are participants in the program chosen?

Students must complete an application and be approved before registering. Selection to Ardent iLab: App Development Bootcamp is considered by an application and in-person interview. Once your application is received, our office will contact you to schedule an interview. Early submissions receive priority for interviews. The application deadline is May 20, 2018.

  

iLab: App Development Bootcamp

Grades: 8 - 11

Dates: June 16 - August 11, 2018

Saturdays: 6/16, 6/23, 6/30, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11

Time: 5:30PM - 8:30PM

Location: Ardent Northwood - 820 Roosevelt, Irvine, CA 92620

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