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Mobile App Development with React

One-Week Course | Ages 12-18

Mobile App Development with React

One-Week Course | Ages 12-18

 

Develop Applications and Software like the Pros

React Native is the development tool of choice for professionals to create mobile applications for multiple platforms including iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile. Building on students existing knowledge of Java this course will take students through a learning journey to develop their own apps or games.

At the beginning of the week, students will learn to weave together new skills in HTML, Javascript, and CSS to create useful and fun apps. By the end of the week, students will learn to create strong user interfaces and apps or games of their choice. Solve a big problem, or make something fun and take your creations home with you!

Students in this course will receive a one year license for Adobe Creative Cloud!

Staff Ratio: 8:1
Hardware + Software: React Native + Expo

Ages: 12-18
Hours: 8:30AM – 5:00PM

Staff Ratio: 8:1

Hardware + Software: React Native + Expo

Ages:12-18
Hours: 8:30AM – 5:00PM

Previous experience of Java or language programming, in general, is recommended.

Course Information

Get ready for a fun and meaningful camp experience through project-based learning.

What Students Learn

  • App development principles including UI/UX design
  • Responsive design, prototyping, and testing
  • Advanced programming techniques
  • How to use arrays, data structures, and object-oriented design
  • React Native development

What Students Create

  • A mobile puzzle game and text app
  • An Android or iOS app of your choice

More About This Course

Computer programming code runs your devices and the world. Our Programming courses prepare students with the skills they need to develop their own apps and games in languages such as C#, and Java. React Native is the most widely used framework to develop mobile applications and games for iOS, Android and Windows Mobile. Students leave our computer programming courses with skills nad knowledge that sets them on the path to a career in computer science and engineering. As a result of Student’s experience with Java and React they will have the foundational building blocks of an industry professional. No programming experience is required, but an understanding of algebra and comfort with mathematics is very highly recommended.

The Teen Experience: Since 2002, Digital Media Academy has been encouraging and inspiring teens to become the next generation of developers, animators, filmmakers, photographers, designers and engineers. In addition to developing teens’ interests and passions for the latest in new tech, our camps foster personal growth, confidence, and independence; preparing students for life beyond high school and college.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need a mobile phone?

A relatively new Android or iOS phone is HIGHLY recommended.

Camp Overview + Schedule

Take a look at your camp schedule, learn more about tuition and explore add-ons.

08:30am
Check-in and drop off
09:00am
Hands-on STEM Instruction
10:30am
Morning Break
11:00am
Continued Instruction + Creation
12:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00pm
Back to the Classroom
2:30pm
Afternoon Break
3:00pm
Continued Classroom Time
4:30pm
Pick-up Begins
5:00pm
Pick-up Ends
5:00pm
Extended Day Begins

Tuition Includes

  Personalized feedback + Student Achievement Report

  Certificate of Completion

  Google Apps email account + unlimited cloud storage

  A 12-month license for Adobe Creative Cloud ($600 Value)

  Low staff to student ratios

  Alumni Club Membership

Friday Showcase

At the end of each week, attendees can invite their family and friends to join us for a showcase celebration to share their final projects. Learn more about the fun and exciting activities your child experienced during the week and have an opportunity to meet your child’s instructor. Presentations vary by course topic and instructors will highlight some of the important concepts covered during the week and possible next steps to continue your child’s learning. Arrive early as showcase begins at 3:00 and is typically finished by 4:00.

Camp Upgrades

Get the most out of your summer with DMA when you add any or all of the following:

Lunch Plan

Get lunch on campus so you don’t have to pack your own. Lunch Plans are $95/week.

Overnight Housing

Stay in the dorms and eat on-campus, Sunday through Friday. Overnight Housing starts at $695/week.

Weekend Stay

Add Weekend Stay and enjoy extra activities and day trips around the area. Weekend Stay starts at $380/weekend.

Extended Day

Our flexible Extended Day option allows families to pick-up students as late as 6:00 PM from Monday to Thursday.

“There are very few places that can offer an experience in programming like the Digital Media Academy can. With great instructors, friendly students, and an excellent environment to learn in, it’s an experience that can’t be beat!”

Albert F.

Mobile App Development with React

Why Digital Media Academy?

You can count on us to deliver on all the things that truly matter. We pinky swear.

Top-Notch Staff

Educators, artists, and talented industry professionals with a passion for STEM education.

Well-Balanced Experience

Our students enjoy a balanced camp day with both in-class lessons and outdoor activities.

Project-Based Learning

Our curriculum sparks curiosity, builds confidence, and fosters teamwork and collaboration.

Safety Matters

Our staff is First-Aid + CPR certified and have completed national background checks.