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Coding Campology: Cyber Ambassador Boot Camp
All year long when school is out, CAMPOLOGY is in!
Discovery Center camps incorporate play and hands-on inquiry-based learning into each and every day. Campers experience STEAM-focused lessons packed with innovative games, projects, and activities, all designed to help kids learn, socialize, and have fun!
Each camp offers an opportunity for exploration of museum exhibits and outdoor play, weather permitting. Throughout the school year, CAMPOLOGY is available during special school holidays, offered as one-day camps, and is also available as week-long day camp sessions during fall and spring breaks. When school’s out for summer, Discovery Center offers multiple week-long day camp sessions. Visit here for more details about each of the CAMPOLOGY offerings.
Available for grades 9 through 12.
Cyber Ambassador Boot Camp
July 19-23, 9am – 3pm
Camp Location: Stewarts Creek High School, 301 Red Hawk Pkwy, Smyrna
The primary goal of this camp is to teach students how to think like a cyber-attacker so that they can defend against cyber-attacks. This camp will also lend hands-on experience to their resume/portfolio for those looking to a future in the Cyber field.
Students will learn the following skills:
Cipher and algorithm creation
How to encrypt and decrypt messages while they are in destination
The concepts of ethical hacking
The basics of Command Line Interface on Windows and Linux (Kali)
The fundamentals of cryptography
A virtual portfolio will be created documenting the student’s accomplishments throughout this course.
*There are multiple camps on this registration page. Be sure to check the correct camp when you register.
A STATEMENT FROM DISCOVERY CENTER: Our number one goal is small group safety, and we require that all campers and staff wear masks and practice social distancing. All camps operate at a limited capacity, utilizing cohorts of a maximum 1:15 ratio of counselors to campers. In the event of extended closures or cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will refund 100% of any camp registration fees.
Source: Discovery Center
301 Red Hawk Parkway, Smyrna, TN 37167