American University of Beirut

Future Developer Summer Program for Kids

​​Program Overview

The future developer is an five-day intensive IT-based program organized​​ yearly during the summer for students between the ages 12 and 18. Learning is focused on programming in JAVA, front-end web development, mobile application development on Android, mobile application development on iOS, and game development in an interactive learning atmosphere while enjoying top notch instructors from AUB, state-of-art labs, and AUB's outstanding campus. ​Certification available upon completion.

Program Structure

  • Developing Mobile Applications with Android Platform
    • Develop basic Android application
    • Test Android applications using the Android emulator and student's own device
    • Publish Android application on Google Play store

  • Developing Mobile Applications with iOS Platform
    • ​Learn the fundamentals of Objective-C and Swift programming
    • Develop appropriate application user interface (UI)
    • Develop basic iOS application
    • Public iOS application on Apple Store

  • Web Applications (Front-end web development basics)
    • Understand the web page layout
    • Write the appropriate HTML5 and CSS3 code to design a powerful visually appealing website
    • Use JavaScript to add more functionality to the website
    • Publish the website online

  • Programming in Java (Java basics)
    • Understand the fundamental concepts of object oriented programming
    • Develop the skills needed to write, test, and debug Java program

  • Game Development (Unity3D)
    • Understand the Unity interface​
    • Create scenes
    • Create Unity game objects
    • ​Apply physics to your game
    • Create simple games and deploy them

​​Registration Fee

General​: $500

AUB community ​​(alumni, staff and students): $450​​

​Book your seat today for the 2018 summer program:

Week 1: July 16-20

Week 2: July 23-27

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