Kortrijk, Belgium

Summer School of Making

when 22 August 2016 - 31 August 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC

Come and immerge yourself in the topics of design, prototyping, digital development and the internet of things! Summer school of making stands for 10 days of creative workshops. Based on your personal interest and the technical skills you like to acquire, there are three tracks to choose from: #making a lamp, #making digital interactions, #making a social robot. Expect the summer school of making to be an intensive experience!

Course leader

The Summer School of Making is organised by the Industrial Design Center, a shared platform between Howest University College and Ghent University Campus Kortrijk in Belgium.

Target group

This event is addressed to professionals, graduates, students and PhD-students from several creative-technical disciplines who want to professionalize their hands-on prototyping abilities and perfect their model making skills.

Course aim

For makers who want to immerge themselves in the topics of design, prototyping, digital development and the internet of things.

Credits info

3 EC
It is possible to obtain 3 ECTS-credits (European Credit Transfer System) for your participation of the summer school. This way you can convert those 3 ECTS-credits at your home institution of study, so that the credits are added onto your diploma. Students who participate during 2 weeks will be provided with the necessary documents on their request.

Fee info

EUR 0: Track #Making a Lamp: € 750
(22/08 - 26/08 - Full 5-day track)

Track #Making Digital Interactions:
- Day 1 (22/08) Electronics Prototyping: €99.99
- Day 2 (23/08) Creative Coding: €149.99
- Day 3 (24/08) Arduino: €149.99
- Day 4 (25/08) Projection Mapping: €149.99
- Day 5 (26/08) Computer Vision: €149.99

Track #Making a Social Robot: €350.00
(29/08 - 31/08 - Full 3-day-track)


Mail to katrijn.sabbe@howest.be