The Academy will be a thrilling and exciting program for your teenager. They will be provided with all of the tools necessary to design and develop a video game. Each student will have a computer workstation with the software needed to be a participating member of their team.
Take a look at these news stories on last year's camp.
Please note that this year the cost has been greatly reduced.
Our daily curriculum contains group and individual learning opportunities where students will have the opportunity to gain valuable team-building, creativity, problem solving, and artistic or programming skills..
What each student will need
Although we provide the tools, we will expect the following from your child:
Lunch is NOT provided by the Academy. Students are encouraged to bring their own lunch or purchase food at the Strawberry Square Food Court.Tips for Success
The Academy's curriculum has been designed to give participants exposure to the real-world techniques, tools, and skills used in the entertainment industry. Student's will benefit from small class sizes, weekly industry guest speakers, lively critiques, and enthusiastic peers. To succeed and gain the best experience we expect your child to:
For more information check out our FAQ section or send your questions to TheAcademy
"The Central PA Gaming Academy will cover a number of aspects relating to video game development, including 3D modeling, game programming, and level design."