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, Game Design, Engineering, and Music and Sound 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 2016 - 2017

FALL DATES:

September 17, 2016 - December 3, 2016*

*There will be no class on November 12 and November 26.

TIMES:

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

September 12, 2016
 

SPRING DATES:

January 28, 2017 - April 22, 2017*

*There will be no class on February 18, March 4, and April 8.

TIMES:

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

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

January 23, 2017 

WEEKEND WORKSHOP COURSE SCHEDULE

The following schedule breaks down the subjects and courses that are available to ProjectFUN Weekend Workshop students during the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 sessions.

Grades 1-3

Weekend Workshop Course
Fall
2016
Spring
2017
Video Game Programming Exploring Programming and Logic  

 

Grades 4-7

Weekend Workshop Course
Fall
2016
Spring
2017
Art Junior Creature Design and Sculpting
 
Junior Art and Animation Level 1       
 
Game Design Junior 2D Game Development
+ Junior 3D Game Development        
 
Video Game Programming Junior Programming Level 1
Junior Programming Level 2       
 

 

Grades 8-12

Weekend Workshop Course
Fall
2016
Spring
2017
Art Art and Animation Level 1
 
Game Design Video Game Development Level 1
Video Game Programming Artificial Intelligence for Games
 
 
Game Programming Level 1: 2D Video Games
 
  

 

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 12, 2016 for fall and January 23, 2017 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.