2019 Camp Dates

Session 1: July 1 - July 12
Session 2: July 15 - July 26
Session 3: July 29 - Aug 9
Session 4: Aug 12 - Aug 16

Note: Camp is closed Thursday, July 4th.


Summer Camp 2019 Open House Dates

Sunday, February 3, 2019; Noon - 2pm

Location: Physical Education Building


BOCES Summer Camp 2019 Open House Dates

Wednesday, March 13, 2019; 6 - 8pm

Location: Nassau Boces Joseph M Barry Technical Center

Hofstra Summer Camps - learn, play, grow - A choice that can change your child's life

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VRX Game Design 2019

For Girls and Boys Entering Grades 6-10

Session 1: July 1 - July 12
Session 2: July 15 - July 26
Session 3: July 29 - Aug 9





Prerequisites: None

This program will have campers coding their own fully 3D games with Unity 3D’s powerful C# language, the same software used to make games such as Cuphead and Pokémon Go! As they develop their games, campers will learn to utilize the revolutionary Virtual Reality(VR) and Augmented Reality(AR) features of the engine, and test their games using real Oculus Rift VR systems and other cutting edge technology!


With Hofstra faculty and staff, campers will learn:
  • Concepts and techniques used by today’s leading professional game programmers
  • Authentic coding like the pros
  • Game testing
Game-Building Fun for Boys and Girls
VRX Game Design gives campers the chance to build on existing programming skills and bring them into 3-D. It’s the ideal specialty summer course for kids interested in computer science and professional game development.

Schedule
Half the day consists of VRX Game Design. For the other half of the day, campers are placed in a recreation group where they enjoy lunch, instructional swim and recreational sports.

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For More Information
Call
: (516) 463-CAMP (2267)
or
Email: ce-camps@hofstra.edu