ESL Digital Media Camps
Learn English while getting creative with digital media!
Receive English instruction first thing each morning. Then join in the fun to design and create your own video games, animations or movie productions. You will get to practice your conversational English skills with an International group of new friends including native English speakers.
These programs are offered in Halifax, Nova Scotia!
ESL and Animation Camp [two weeks]
Animation camps offer opportunities to develop your storytelling skills and enhance your spoken and written English. Through oral storytelling and script writing you will develop dynamic animations. Get hands-on experience with character building, filming techniques and editing.
In the first week collaborate and plan your animations working in small groups of two to four campers each. Create characters and stories. Learn filming and animation basics plus special techniques like Green screen or Rotoscope.
Then put it all together in the editing room! Finish the two weeks with a premiere showing on the big screen – invite friends and family to this special event! Upload animations to our online gallery so friends and family from afar can view them as well!
ESL and Video Game Design Camp [two weeks]
Game design camps offer an opportunity to develop creative skills, learn programming and gain an insight into the highly dynamic industry of game development.
Reinforce your English language skills while learning and writing the computer code that goes into creating your games. Develop your game story!
In the first week, learn the basics from character and story development through to rudimentary coding concepts.
In week two put it all together to develop your game idea into a finished game. Share your game with family and friends! Promote your game online through Artech’s Game Arcade – to a global audience!
ESL and Movie Production Camp [two weeks]
Movie production camps offer opportunities to sharpen your spoken and written English skills – through script writing, editing and acting. Get hands-on experience with story development, filming techniques and editing.
In the first week collaborate and plan your movie with an international team. Develop the script, scout locations and learn filming – from basic techniques through to special effects.
During week two – film on location! Then put it all together in the editing room. Complete the two-week program with a premiere showing on the big screen – invite friends and family to this special event! Upload the film to our online gallery so friends and family from afar can view it as well!
Inquiries are accepted for groups only:
Request an Information Package ESL@artechcamps.com
Please tell us:
- The size of the group (number of campers)
- The age of the campers
- The country or countries you are travelling from
- What dates you would be interested in