June 20-22, 2017
Come to campus ready to learn the basic principles of robotics at this hands-on camp, which includes electronics, sensors, motor and servo control, programming and control techniques as well as robotics applications in today’s society. Using the LEGO® Mindstorms™ Robotics Invention System, teams of participants will have the opportunity to invent, design, build, and program robots while learning the basic structure of computer programming. By integrating motors and sensors with the NXT microcomputer, students will program their robots to respond to their environment, react to light, avoid obstacles and accomplish amazing things.
- Registration Details
- Camp Activities
- Transportation Policy
- Campus Cancellation Policy
Date: July 20-22, 2017
Eligibility: Participants must be ages 12 - 15 by the first day of camp. We must adhere strictly to these age limits.
Residence Registration Fee:
- Residence Registration Fee: $425 (includes two nights, all meals, activities, and a camp T-shirt)
- Commuter Registration Fee: $375 (includes three lunches and two dinners, activities, and a camp T-shirt)
Registration Deadline: One week before camp begins
Register here: Register online
Registration Cancellation Policy
Persons wishing to cancel their registration must do so one week (7 full days) prior to the first day of their chosen program. No refunds will be made after this date.
This hands-on program provides students with the opportunity for exploration and practical application of math, science, programming, and engineering concepts, while working in small, collaborative teams with a teacher who will guide their exploration and discovery. No robotics experience is required to participate. All materials will be furnished.
Participants must provide their own transportation to and from Missouri S&T. USA Express provides shuttle service from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to campus. The shuttle service schedule is available online, or you can call toll free at 1-800-872-9399.
Campus Cancellation Policy
Missouri S&T reserves the right to cancel any program in the event of insufficient registrations, severe weather or natural disaster. In the event of cancellation, registrants will be notified immediately via email and phone, and all fees will be returned in full.
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For more information, contact Distance and Continuing Education