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 Fall 2018

FALL DATES:

September 15th, 2018 - December 8th, 2018*

*There will be no class on October 6th, November 10th, or November 24th.

TIMES:

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

September 1st. Registrations made after this date may be allowed, but students may experience a delay in receiving materials or log-in credentials.

WEEKEND WORKSHOP COURSE SCHEDULE

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

Young Explorers

Grades 1-3

Weekend Workshop Course

Register & Class Descriptions
Engineering Exploring Electronics  *New!
Engineering Exploring Robotics Level 2*New!
Game Design Exploring Game Creation  *New!

+This class requires a prerequisite: Exploring Robotics Level 1

Juniors

Grades 4-7

Weekend Workshop Course
Register & Class Descriptions
Engineering Junior Mechatronics  *New!
Art & Animation Junior Creating Comics and Manga  *New!
Programming Junior Minecraft Modding  *New!

 

Teen

Grades 8-12

Weekend Workshop Course
Register & Class Descriptions
Engineering & Art Making Action Figures and Toys  *New!
Art & Animation 3D Modeling in Maya  *New!
Programming Video Game Programming Level 1
Programming

Java Tutoring  *New!

Available as a drop-in or for the full 10-week session. Intended to supplement prior knowledge or a concurrent instructional class like our Online Java Programming course.  

Register for Drop-in

Register for Session

 

Also check out our 90-Hour and 180-Hour Online Academies!

Tuition

  • Total cost: $595

Tuition includes $100 non-refundable deposit, which must be paid at the time of registration. The remaining $495 must be paid by the registration deadline, which is two weeks prior to the start date.

Please see our Scholarships page for information on tuition assistance.

 

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.