ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops

ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops takes some of our most popular Summer Workshops and offers them on Saturdays over the course of 10 weeks. ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops are also a perfect way for students to complete prerequisites before attending more advanced ProjectFUN Workshops in the summer. This is a great program for students both new and returning!

OVERVIEW

  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Hours: Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Tuition: $595
  • Subjects: Video Game Programming, Art and Animation, and Game Design.

Prerequisites

Students must be in the indicated grade range (Grades 1-3 for Young Explorers Workshops, Grades 4-7 for Junior Workshops, or Grades 8-12 for Teen Workshops).

Location

ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops is a 10-week program (35 hours total) held on Saturdays at DigiPen’s Redmond, WA campus (9931 Willows Road NE, Redmond, WA 98052).

Schedule and Tuition

Schedule for 2017 - 2018

FALL DATES:

September 16, 2017 - December 2, 2017*

*There will be no class on November 11 and November 25.

TIMES:

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
A snack will be provided for students during ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

September 11, 2017
 

SPRING DATES:

January 27, 2018 - April 21, 2018*

*There will be no class on February 17, March 24, and April 7.

TIMES:

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
A snack will be provided for students during ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

January 22, 2018

WEEKEND WORKSHOP COURSE SCHEDULE

The following schedule breaks down the subjects and courses that are available to ProjectFUN Weekend Workshop students during the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 sessions. 

Grades 1-3

Weekend Workshop Course Fall
2017
Spring
2018
Art Exploring Art and Animation  
Video Game Programming Exploring Programming and Logic  

 

Grades 4-7

Weekend Workshop Course
Fall
2017
Spring
2018
Art Junior Art and Animation Level 1
 
Engineering Junior Electronics  
Game Design Junior 2D Game Development
 
Junior Tabletop Game Design  
Junior Worldbuilding  
Video Game Programming Junior Programming Level 1
 

 

Grades 8-12

Weekend Workshop Course
Fall
2017
Spring
2018
Art Art and Animation Level 1
 
Digital Sculpting  
Game Design Video Game Development Level 1
Video Game Programming Game Programming Level 1: 2D Video Games
 
Scholars Computer Science  

 

Tuition

The tuition for ProjectFUN Weekend Workshops is $595 per 10-week session. A $100 non-refundable deposit must be paid at the time of registration. The remaining $495 must be paid by September 11, 2017 for fall and January 22, 2018 for spring.

DigiPen's ProjectFUN offers workshops, camps and college prep courses for kids and teens. Technology courses are held in Redmond, WA (near Seattle and Bellevue), and online.