Summer Camp 2019

Summer Camp 2019
Event Start Date & Time
2019-05-13 10:00:00 AM
Event End Date & TIme
2019-05-24 05:00:00 PM

Summer Camp for School students

 

ICFOSS in its mandate to promote free software and hardware across the state is organising summer camps for school students. The 10 days camp mainly focuses on free software related activities for the students with an aim to nurture the interest in free software tools among them. Through this camp, the students will get a hands on experience to free software technologies in general which will help them to build creativity and problem solving skills. There shall be interactive games and activities in between. Under the guidance of experienced resource persons from ICFOSS, each student will get individual attention to complete tasks assigned to them. At the end of the day, a product presentation will be held to evaluate the work done by the students.

 

Schedule

 

Day

Topic

Day 1

Introduction to Free software

Familiarisation of common applications and softwares (Hydrogen, drum machine program)

Day 2

GNU/Linux Installation (Debian & Ubuntu)

Day 3

GIMP, KRITA, OpenShot Video Editor

Day 4 –

Day 6

Programming fundamentals (Python Basics)

Day 7 -

Day 9

Basic electronics & sensors

Introduction to Arduino

Line follower robot or similar projects

Day 10

Final product presentation and Feedback

 

Targeted Audience

The targeted audience of the camp are students from 8th to 12th standards. A maximum of 30 seats are available for the camp.

Date and Time : 13th to 24th May, 2019, 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Venue: Training Centre, ICFOSS, Swatantra, Sports Hub, Karyavattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695581

 

Registration Fee

There is no registration fee for the participation.

 

Registration Process

Selection of participants will be first come first serve basis.

Last date of application is 12th May, 2019

 

 

For more details : contact +91 73566 10110