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Top Summer Courses in Technology Studies

A summer course can be a valuable introduction to the study of many subjects or can be used to supplement regular coursework. The types of classes available vary widely and can be found at every skill level.

What is a summer course in technology studies? These courses may be exploratory in nature and give those new to the study of technology an introduction to formal technical study. The courses can be taken by those working towards a degree in technology to enable them to finish their degree in a shorter amount of time or to specialize in a specific area. In addition, summer courses in technology can be devoted to advanced research projects or development of software or apps. Students can enroll in summer courses that teach the basics of coding, website development, hardware, or virtually any topic under the heading of technology. 

A summer course in technology provides the advantage of convenience, since these classes are offered at times when school is not usually in session. In addition, summer classes tend to be smaller in size and can provide individualized attention.

The cost of a summer course in technology depends on the institution offering the classes and the materials or equipment used in the coursework. Financial aid may be available for students. In addition, some companies fund these courses for their employees.

Taking a technology course in the summer can develop an interest in pursuing technology as a regular field of study or as a career. Those with technical degrees are sought in almost every kind of field, since technology is at the heart of many businesses in the modern world. Most medium to large companies have departments that deal with repairing and implementing technology as well as developing proprietary technology. Technology engineer and developer, business systems analyst, application architect and technology specialist are some of the jobs graduates pursue.

Technical summer classes are waiting to assist you in reaching your educational goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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29 Results in Technology Studies

IAE Pau-Bayonne

Develop leadership and teamwork Discover and master international innovative business models and strategies Gain the tools to solve the challenges facing global business ... [+]

IAE Pau-Bayonne is the Graduate School of Management, the guarantor of graduate public training offer in Management, within the University of Pau and Pays de l’Adour. Our school offers selective degrees at Master and Ph.D. level, tailored to the needs of companies, and fed from the latest progress in the Management Sciences research area. IAE Graduate School of Management prepares our students to integrate high position jobs in various fields of Management in France or abroad.

Overview

-Develop leadership and teamwork

-Discover and master international innovative business models and strategies

-Gain the tools to solve the challenges facing global business’

-Combine in depth learning, international mobility and work experience... [-]

France Bayonne Anglet Pau
July 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
Summer School on Innovation and Technology Law

The summer school strives to present well-rounded analyses of the legal, business, and policy issues that arise at the intersection of law, technology, and industry. The ... [+]

The summer school strives to present well-rounded analyses of the legal, business, and policy issues that arise at the intersection of law, technology, and industry. The Program introduces to the main areas of Digital Law, providing participants with insight into the field of IT Law and an appreciation of the significant role of the law in furthering the economic and technological development, and particularly in promoting innovation. Aside from the academic program and its educational value, the Summer School is significant from a cultural point of view: participants will have the opportunity to attend one of Europe’s oldest universities, to discover the authentic Venezia as well as exchange ideas and experiences in an international environment.... [-]

Italy Padua
June 2019
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Imperial College of London

Join us for a summer of discovery. This summer school for current undergraduate students of any nationality offers a unique window into Imperial's revolutionary approache ... [+]

Join us for a summer of discovery. This summer school for current undergraduate students of any nationality offers a unique window into Imperial's revolutionary approaches to some of the world’s biggest challenges.

Balancing lectures with practical tasks, it's a chance for you to challenge yourself academically and personally as you join a global community of learners.

You'll also gain a first-hand look at life at a world top 10 universities, with plenty of opportunities to see for yourself why London attracts more international students than any other city in the world.

Learn from experts

The work of our experts in making the world a healthier, safer and cleaner place to live has helped us earn the title of the UK’s most innovative university for the third year running (Reuters’ Europe’s Most Innovative Universities 2018).... [-]

United Kingdom Kensington
August 2019
Full-time
12 days
Campus
George Washington University, Summer & Non-Degree Programs

This hands-on program is designed for international students who are English language learners to introduce them to concepts in cross-disciplinary research in a U.S. univ ... [+]

Cross-disciplinary principles of data science and academic writing for research purposes

Program Dates: July 1 - August 10, 2018

This hands-on program is designed for international students who are English language learners to introduce them to concepts in cross-disciplinary research in a U.S. university. Students will engage with professionals to help solve problems in science and technology disciplines, as well as gain skills in research and writing techniques. In this program students will:

Connect with professionals in research-focused institutions. Develop skills in problem analysis, literature research, teamwork, communication, and presentation. Develop research-based writing skills including vocabulary, source evaluation, documentation, and cohesiveness. Work in cross-disciplinary teams, using research methodologies to address issues and solve problems in areas such as statistics, computer science, mathematics, bioinformatics and more. Courses ... [-]
USA Washington
July 2019
Full-time
1 month
Campus
Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in business information systems and international management. It provides a unique com ... [+]

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in business information systems and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and information technology and focuses on opportunities emerging from an increasingly digitalized and globalized economy in Europe.

The lectures will cover different aspects of digitalization, business information systems, and information management. Due to their interactive design, lectures provide theoretical and practical insights into tomorrow’s important topics, including digital business models, business analytics, information management, and blockchain-based Technologies.

Cultural activities such as wine tasting and a guided visit tour of the Würzburg Residenz complement the learning experience in order to provide students with a deep insight into business, culture and everyday life in our Region.... [-]

Germany Würzburg
July 2019
Full-time
10 days
Campus
RobotCraft - Robotics Craftmanship Int. Academy

RobotCraft is something in-between a summer camp and a collective internship promoted by Ingeniarius; a company devoted to the development of robotic solutions and other ... [+]

The call for applications for the 4th Robotics Craftsmanship International Academy (RobotCraft 2019) is now officially open!

RobotCraft is something in-between a summer camp and a collective internship promoted by Ingeniarius; a company devoted to the development of robotic solutions and other hi-tech devices, and the University of Coimbra, through their Robotics Club and the Institute of Systems and Robotics. RobotCraft 2016, 2017 and 2018 received an overall number of 237 participants coming from more than 100 universities spread across more than 20 different countries.

RobotCraft is way more than the typical classroom learning or even laboratory work. The program provides a general overview of the science and art behind robotics, teaching the basis around mechatronics, Arduino low-level programming, Robot Operating System (ROS) high-level design, and artificial intelligence, thus being divided into multiple modules, designated as crafts, carefully prepared to provide a wide range of skills and knowledge in the topic. This 4th edition has been facelifted when compared to the previous versions, with an increased focus in ROS, tackling the current academic and non-academic needs within the world of robotics.... [-]

Portugal Coimbra
July 2019
Full-time
9 weeks
Campus
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

The purpose of this unique program is to provide theoretical, practical knowledge and hands-on experience. Students will learn the basic tools of data mining and the util ... [+]

Short Description:

The purpose of this unique program is to provide theoretical, practical knowledge and hands-on experience. Students will learn the basic tools of data mining and the utilization of machine learning techniques for solving cybersecurity problems. In addition, students will take part in professional field trips to leading companies, in order to enhance their understanding of data mining and cybersecurity.

Course dates: July 3rd, 2018 - July 31st, 2018

Application deadline: March 6th, 2018

The program will be taught in the English language.

Long Description:

Data Mining and Business Intelligence focuses on automatic data analysis and the extraction of information and knowledge. Over the last few years, data mining has become a crucial factor in the competitive environment and serves organizations at all levels, from operational decisions to the improvement of strategic planning.... [-]

Israel Be'er Sheva
July 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University

In the Automation and Simulation Summer School, students receive an introduction to cutting-edge computer technology and methods used in mechanical engineering. This prog ... [+]

In this Summer School, students receive an introduction to cutting-edge computer technology and methods used in mechanical engineering. The programme offers an overview of numerical methods used to solve engineering problems, as well as an introduction to calculation and simulation techniques in production.

The RWTH International Academy works closely together with the International Office, the Language Center of the RWTH Aachen University and the Institute of General Mechanics (IAM) to offer a perfect mix of technical study and cultural experience.

Early applications are encouraged!

Apply by the 1st of March to receive an 10% early bird discount on the total tuition fees - in case of admission. You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/education-formats/summer-schools/automation-and-simulation?utm_source=keystone&utm_medium=profil&utm_campaign=summer-school&utm_term=as... [-]

Germany Stolberg (Rhineland)
July 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
The International Summer School for Teens

An introductory class for students interested in computer science, technology and gaming. Students will learn the fundamentals of coding theory, language, and animation. ... [+]

Itinerary

This is an introductory to intermediate level class for students interested in computer programming, technology and gaming.

Students will learn the fundamentals of coding, theory, language and animation including planning, writing and programming code, using CSS, Python and HTML and others. They will work on projects ranging from Virtual Reality, Robotics, Game Design to App Development, gaining an understanding of STEM and future career opportunities. This class develops problem solving, teamwork and communication skills.

Learn the fundamentals of programming logic, language and animation Learn to code in CSS, Python and HTML Make and program computer hardware Sample Virtual Reality and Robotics, learn about their programming Skills learnt can be applied to other basic programming languages. Work on mini projects including game design and app development Equipment - Students are encouraged to bring their own lap top so they can take their work home with them. Laptops can be provided if required and sufficient notice is given beforehand. ... [-]
United Kingdom Stirling
June 2019
20 days
Campus
ESME SUDRIA

Are you curious, creative and a fast learner? Are DIY and digital technologies your thing? Are you looking for a unique international learning experience? Join our Paris ... [+]

Become a Maker: Build Your Own Robot and Bring It Home!

Are you curious, creative and a fast learner? Is DIY and digital technologies your thing? Are you looking for a unique international learning experience? Join our Paris and Lille Digital Manufacturing Labs and play, hack, create, design, think out of the box! Develop your own robot and be part of the Maker Movement!

WHEN?

From July 1 to July 20, 2019

WHERE?

Paris (Weeks 1 & 2), Lille (Week 3) – France

DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM

Our summer program encompasses intensive scientific courses and seminars, as well as practical workshops led by our experts. You will be able to study and work in a creative and inspiring environment, having free access to our cutting-edge technology (3D printers, laser cutters, CNC milling machines, etc.) and software.... [-]

France Paris Lille
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

The Academy’s intensive, two and a half week programme combines sophisticated theory with hands-on practical experience in engineering, informatics and natural sciences. ... [+]

What is the ISAE4W? International Summer Academy in Engineering 4 (for) Women

For the 6th time, FH Upper Austria offers a unique opportunity for a selected group of highly-motivated and talented women (college or undergraduate students) to experience top-class and challenging university-level coursework.

The Academy’s intensive, two and a half week programme combines sophisticated theory with hands-on practical experience in engineering, informatics and natural sciences. In addition to knowledge transfer in these fields, social, cross-cultural and gender aspects are covered and discussed during lectures and workshops.

Each participant can choose from one of two specializations:... [-]

Full-time
16 days
Campus
EPITECH

With the Epitech Bootstrap Summer, students will experience the Epitech innovative project-based pedagogy at one of twelve Epitech campuses of their choice. They will app ... [+]

International Summer school: Project Bootstrap

From July 3 to 21, 2017

Students will experience the Epitech innovative project-based pedagogy at one of twelve Epitech campuses of their choice. The aim of the program will be to realize a technical prototype based on a specific technology related to the ecosystem of the city. Technologies used will range from IoT to e-health, drones, video games or interactive design. In addition to technical modules, the program will include company visits and outdoor activities which will allow students to discover places of interest and the technological ecosystem of the city.

WEEK 1: Mini-pool and innovation session

WEEK 2: Technical Acculturation and bootstrapping... [-]

France Paris Bordeaux Lille Lyon Marseille Montpellier Nancy Nantes Nice Rennes Strasbourg Toulouse-le-Château  + 9 More
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Tekkie Uni

This introductory course invites kids to create games, videos and stories, while learning the foundations of coding so there’s no need for previous experience. Kids will ... [+]

Coding, just like any other language, is learned best at a young age. There are many ways to teach programming, however, the main challenge is how to explain abstract mathematical concepts like axis, parameters and variables to young children. Scratch, a programming language that was developed by MIT, rises to the challenge. It uses colorful animation to help illustrate difficult concepts and opens a door to the wonderful world of code.

This introductory course invites kids to create games, videos and stories, while learning the foundations of coding so there’s no need for previous experience. Kids will get to know the Scratch learning environment, its friendly animated characters and cool graphic design tools. They will create fun games by dragging and dropping built-in blocks of code, which will help them implement the internal logic and structure of programming.... [-]

USA Thousand Oaks
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools

The 2019 edition of the Summer School Enabling Technologies for Industrial Internet of Things (ET-I2oT 2019) is organized to offer 6 ECTS (48 hours of front lessons) in t ... [+]

About

The 2019 edition of the Summer School Enabling Technologies for Industrial Internet of Things (ET-I2oT 2019) is organized to offer 6 ECTS (48 hours of front lessons) in the fields of electronics, electromagnetics and ICT for Internet of Things (IoT), targeting an audience of Bachelor (last year), Master and PhD students, early-stage researchers and practitioners from Academia or Industry.

Lessons will be held in English at the Meeting Room of the Department of Information Engineering (DII), via G. Caruso 16, Pisa, Italy.

Aim

Lessons will be held at the Aula Magna of the School of Engineering, University of Pisa, exploiting all facilities available in terms of conference rooms and labs. The official language will be English.... [-]

Italy Pisa
July 2019
Full-time
6 days
Campus
University of California, Irvine - Summer Session

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! ... [+]

Summer Computer Science and Engineering Course in California S1 CSE 31 Introduction to Digital Systems 4 S1 CSE 50 Discrete-Time Signals and Systems 4 S1 CSE 70A Network Analysis I 4 S10 CSE 41 Introduction to Programming 4 S10 CSE 141 Concepts in Programming Languages I 4 S10 CSE 161 Design and Analysis of Algorithms 4 S2 CSE 31L Introduction to Digital Logic Laboratory 3 Why Study at UCI?

UC Irvine combines the strengths of a large, dynamic research university with the friendly feel of a small college, and incredible bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. Summer Session offers over 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines. Students will take courses led by world-renowned faculty and live and study with American students. As a visiting student, you have the option to choose courses that will help you fulfill degree requirements at your home university or courses just for interest.... [-]

USA Irvine
June 2019
Full-time
6 weeks
Campus