Kaunas, Lithuania

IT in English

when 17 July 2017 - 28 July 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 950

This school is designed for students who are interested in computer science or want to start programming, but still have no experience. It offers an exciting programme that provides participants with basic knowledge in Game Programming and Web Development, helps them to improve their general and subject-specific English language skills and make friends from around the world. The courses are particularly suitable for those who find summer holidays a great opportunity to tackle their language problems, explore IT world and get acquainted with the academic environment. The school also offers the unique opportunity to combine academic lectures with cultural and sport programme as well as excursions.
During this 2-week program, all participants receive a minimum of 30 hours of Game Programming/Web Development and 20 hours of the English language training. Each course is a mixture of practical activities, lectures and team work to develop knowledge and skills in both of these areas. Students will able to apply what they learnt in real-world situations.

Course leader

All academic teaching is provided by KTU academics.

Target group

- High school students and graduates
- Lower-level university undergraduates
- College and vocational school students

Course aim

Introduction to Web Development. This course is dedicated to helping beginners learn to code HTML, CSS & JS in a simple and comprehensive way.

Introduction to Game Programming. This course is dedicated to helping beginners to acquire the skills needed for practical Python programming, and learn how these skills can be put to use in real-world scenarios.

English. This intensive language course is designed for those who wish to improve their English within a short period of time. It is also the perfect course to practice active skills in preparation for international undergraduate study, exchange study or internship abroad.

In addition to the academic courses, the programme offers a variety of opportunities to enjoy cultural experiences, sporting activities and excursions. This gives students the chance to mix with like-minded people from all over the world and explore different cultures.

Credits info

3 EC
Credits will be given for the IT course.

Fee info

EUR 950: The fee covers:

- Daily lectures and academic supervisions
- All academic material and university support material required for the duration of the programme
- Participation in social events, university round tours, visits to companies, excursions
- 2-day excursion to the seaside
- Accommodation for the duration of the course and 3 meals per day