grades

8-12

Teen Workshops At a Glance

At DigiPen's ProjectFUN Teen Workshops, students can choose from over two dozen different programs to pursue a passion in art, science, or entertainment.

OVERVIEW

  • Duration: Two weeks
  • Hours: M-F, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.*
  • Tuition: $1,349 - $1,549
  • Subjects: Video Game Programming, Art and Animation, Game Design, Engineering, and Sound and Music Design

*Due to the July 4th holiday, workshop hours during Session 1 will vary.

Location

Teen Workshops are two-week workshops at DigiPen’s Redmond, WA campus (9931 Willows Road NE, Redmond, WA 98052).

Schedule and Tuition

Schedule for 2017

Workshop hours are Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Students should arrive no more than 30 minutes prior to the start of class. There are free optional after-workshop activities most days from 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm.*

*Due to the July 4th holiday, Session 2 hours will be 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  After-workshop activities will be from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Game Design

Tuition

Session 1*
June 26–July 7
Session 2
July 10–21
Session 3
July 24–Aug 4
Session 4
Aug 7–18
Video Game Development Level 1 $1,349
+Video Game Development Level 2 $1,349 n/a n/a
Tabletop Game Design $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
+Design for Role Playing and Strategy Games $1,349 n/a n/a

Video Game Programming

Tuition Session 1*
June 26–July 7
Session 2
July 10–21
Session 3
July 24–Aug 4
Session 4
Aug 7–18
Game Programming Level 1: 2D Video Games $1,349
+Game Programming Level 2: 2D Game Engine $1,349 n/a
+3D Graphics Programming $1,349 n/a n/a
Artificial Intelligence for Games  $1,349 n/a n/a
Cyber Security and Encryption $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
+Mobile App Development $1,449 n/a n/a n/a

Art and Animation

Tuition

Session 1*
June 26–July 7
Session 2
July 10–21
Session 3
July 24–Aug 4
Session 4
Aug 7–18
Art and Animation Level 1 $1,349
+Art and Animation Level 2 $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
Character Design and Sculpting $1,349 n/a n/a
Creating Comics and Manga $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
Digital Sculpting $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
Stop Motion Animation: Character Creation $1,349 n/a n/a n/a
Cosplay: Costume Design and Creation  $1,449 n/a n/a
Cosplay: Wearable Electronics and Props $1,449 n/a n/a n/a

Engineering

Tuition

Session 1*
June 26–July 7
Session 2
July 10–21
Session 3
July 24–Aug 4
Session 4
Aug 7–18
Robotics $1,449 n/a n/a
R/C Car Racing $1,549 n/a n/a
R/C Flight $1,549 n/a n/a n/a
Physics of Ballistics  $1,449 n/a n/a

Music and Sound Design

Tuition

Session 1*
June 26–July 7
Session 2
July 10–21
Session 3
July 24–Aug 4
Session 4
Aug 7–18
Sound Design for Games $1,349 n/a n/a
Sound Recording and Performance $1,349 n/a n/a
Scoring for Film and Games $1,449 n/a n/a n/a

+ A prerequisite workshop must be completed to enroll in this workshop.

Workshops marked "n/a" are not being offered during that session.

Tuition

The total cost for each workshop is $1,349 - $1,549 (which includes a non-refundable $50 application fee and a non-refundable $345 deposit).  Registrations without a deposit are subject to cancellation. Price includes daily lunch and snacks. Applications sent after April 30, 2016 must be accompanied by the full workshop fee in order to secure a seat.

Click here for information about discounts, tax breaks, scholarships, and cancellation/refund policies.

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.