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Summer Bridge 2014
High School Summer Bridge 2014
July 7-18, 9am-3:30pm
MassBay Community College, Wellesley Hills, MA
Select One transferable course for credit (For rising juniors and seniors only):
MN 130 - Watch engineering designs come to life with 3D technology
Presents engineering design case studies for a variety of engineering disciplines and introduces design topics including problem formulation, creativity, specifications, evaluation tools, ergonomics, manufacturing and ethics. Provides a solid foundation for developing accurate 3D CAD models and 2D representations of parts and assemblies using SolidWorks, a 3D Parametric Computer Aided Design (CAD) software. CAD topics will include hands-on creation and modification of parts, and assemblies in regard to design intent and complete with features, dimensions, relationships and views, and developing 2D representation of 3D parts. Students develop an original design to solve a technical problem and a 3D visualization of the solution using SolidWorks as a term project. Recommended: Working Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and the WWW.
CS 106 - Cyber security: How? Why? Is there a game for that?
This course provides a basic survey of data, computer, Internet, and wireless security. The security principles:confidentiality, integrity and availability are introduced as well as threats and attacks that undermine these principals. This course introduces students to the steps taken to secure data and information and the liability of individuals and organizations as it relates to data confidentiality and integrity. Other security topics, such as: securing personal information, identifying incidents, and computer ethics are also covered.
Select four 2 1/2 day workshops (For ALL high school students):
- Artbotics: Build a flower or a toy and make it move!
- Cool coding with Raspberry Pi
- Storytelling and games with Scratch
- Mobile Apps with App Inventor
Two weeks of fun in: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)!
Sponsored by STEM Starter Academy at MassBay and BATEC
Apply at: http://tinyurl.com/MassBaySummerBridge
$100 due with registration
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