High School Summer Camp Experiences

Come and encounter a week of academic excellence, foster lifelong friendships, learn key science and/or engineering principles, and experience the Aurora University campus.

Gain a competitive edge! Prepare for college and earn 1 unit of transferrable university credit from Aurora University through participation in one of these high level academic summer camp experiences.

The deadline to register for these camps is May 30, 2018.

Summer 2018 Courses

Design It! - An Immersion Experience in Engineering Design Principles
1 undergraduate credit hour
When: June 25-29 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Aurora University Woodstock Campus
Cost: $550

Explore the world of engineering through a series of design challenges. You will learn about the forms of design and how the engineering design process is used to produce everything from cars to fashion. Solve real problems using engineering principles and participate in a hands-on experience to model and develop an engineering solution.

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Medical Mysteries…Make Your Rounds!
1 undergraduate credit hour
When: June 25-29 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Aurora University Main Campus
Cost: $550

Be a medical detective! Do you have what it takes to save lives? Become an elite member of the medical staff and spend the week as a doctor. You will gain knowledge of anatomy and physiology and put it to the test. Participants will be engaged in grand rounds, review clinical cases, form diagnoses, and work with colleagues to solve medical mysteries.

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To Raspberry Pi…and Beyond - A Computer Coding Experience
1 undergraduate credit hour
When: July 23-27 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Aurora University Main Campus
Cost: $550

Explore the world of programming with the Raspberry Pi! Before you know it your Pi will be performing amazing acts, all controlled by you, the programmer. Whatever your current programming abilities, skills in design and logic will be emphasized, which can be expanded to include gaming and Apps creation.

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Solve it! - Forensic Science Investigations
1 undergraduate credit hour
When: July 30-August 3 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Aurora University Main Campus
Cost: $550

Participants will experience exciting hands-on learning in Forensic Science. Included will be an overview of basic crime scene processing procedures, cutting edge analytical techniques, and courtroom testimony. Students will be presented with a mock crime scene, discovery, evidence collection and analysis, and will defend their findings as expert witnesses during a mock trial!

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