Engineering 101 Ages: 8 +
Skill Level: Basic
Ratio Guarantee: 10 students per instructor
Prerequisite: Age only
The course emphases on the learning of engineering process and the mind set of an engineer. Engineering is not just a profession, it is a way of thinking. the thinking process of an engineer is more inclined towards problem solving, creative thinking and most of all building new things. This course is designed in a way to inculcate the thinking process of an engineer through hand on activities involving various engineering disciplines. Every class has a lot of hands on activates.
Activities during the course
- Aerospace engineering(rocket design + building)
- Aeronautical engineering(real flying airplane design and development)
- Civil engineering(Designing & building Towers & bridges)
- Mechanical Engineering(working & building different kinds of catapults + designing roller coasters the length of a room)
What Will Students Take Home?
Each student will go home with their designed and crafted model along with the photos of their learning session.
Top Skills Gained
Conceptual Skills Development
- Deductive reasoning
- Analytical skills
- Mechanical Engineering concepts
- Civil/structural engineering concepts
- Aeronautical/Aerospace engineering
- Adapting to new challenges
- Team Work
STEM & 21st Century Skills Development
- Problem Solving Skills
- Logical Skills
- Critical Thinking
Discover what sets our teaching style apart.
8:1 Staff Ratio Guarantee
We guarantee small class sizes, with a maximum of 8 students per instructor. At Robotics Labs, our teaching philosophy is premised on personalization—your path, at your pace. Passionate, adult-only instructors guide you through tailored curriculum with one-on-one teaching. The immersive environment is ideal for fostering creativity and allowing you to reach your potential.
Our entire staff is comprised of adults ages 18 and over. We believe you learn best from adults who have mastered their technology skills. Some of our instructors are tech industry professionals. Others are graduate and undergraduate students majoring in the fields of Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, App Design, and other related fields. We’re extremely selective when it comes to our summer staff.
Friday Open House for Families
On the last day of camp, instructors present each student with a personalized Robotics Labs certificate and recap students’ key accomplishments. Afterwards, students show their families what they spent the week learning!
Students can expect a common-sense mix of instruction, breaks, social time and other creative, age-appropriate activities.