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Programming in Java with Greenfoot

Learn the most popular programming language in the world – the easy way! Students analyze and build Java applications using Greenfoot, an interactive, visual editor for Java. This course teaches Java programming in an interactive and engaging way that is technically relevant, pedagogically sound, and highly motivational for students. Programming doesn’t have to be dry and boring. Using the Greenfoot environment, and an extensive collection of compelling example projects, students are given a unique, graphical framework in which to learn Java programming. It allows easy development of two-dimensional graphical applications, like simulations and interactive games. Once you speak this language, you’re going to have a lot to say!

Featured Software

Greentfoot - Object Oriented program.

Students ages 12 through 17 (7th Grade - 11th Grade)

Who will like this Course?

Anyone interested in problem solving, creative and logical thinking, sequencing, puzzles and collaboration with others on programming projects.

Recommended Prerequisites

Basic understanding of any programming language or completion of a course in Visual Basic.net programming.


Morning Session: Monday to Thursday (9 am - 12 noon) for two weeks

Afternoon Session: Monday to Thursday (1 pm - 4 pm) for two weeks


Session II -- June 22 - July 2, 2015


  • University of Houston - Clear Lake (Morning session)

Session III -- July 6 - 16, 2015


  • University of Houston - Downtown (Morning session)
  • Faith West School (Morning session)
  • Trent InternationalE School, Sugar Land (Afternoon session)

Tuition: $315 (includes course material, and handouts)

registration typedeadlinetuition
Early-Bird Registration On or Before March 30, 2015 $285
Early Registration April 2-May 18, 2015 $295
Regular Registration After May 18, 2015 $315


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