** NEW ** Advanced STEM Club

$300.00$890.00

Ready to level-up your tech skills? Join our Advanced STEM Club and learn about cutting-edge tech like blockchain, IoT, artificial intelligence, and more!

Designed specifically for our 12+ learners, students get an advanced STEM experience like no other.

Join us for a few months for your favourite topics or sign for the whole 10 months to get the full STEM experience (and get one month for free!)

Registering after the start date? Contact us at [email protected] to get your PRORATED price for the remaining sessions of this program. Our staff will do their best to accommodate your child up to the learning level of other students

Please scroll to the bottom of this page to see a full breakdown of program details, including date and time, and other important information.

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Program Details

Location: STEM MINDS Headquarters – 212 Earl Stewart Drive, Unit#3, Aurora, Ontario (View Map)

Ages: 12-18

Dates & Times: 

FALL 2020 | Saturdays from September 19 to December 12 from 9:00 - 10:30 (*No class on October 10)

WINTER 2021 | Saturdays from January 16 to March  27  from 09:00 - 10:30 (*No class on March 13 or 20)

SPRING 2021 | Saturdays from April 10 to June 19 from 9:00 - 10:30 (*No class on May 22)

**Please note a minimum enrollment of 5 students is required to run the program. Otherwise, STEM MINDS reserves the right to cancel the program and provide a full refund**

Fall 2020

Part 1: Advanced Python

  • What is coding?
  • Constants, Variables, Functions, and Data Types
  • Using libraries
  • Creating pyGames

Part 2: Networks and Databases

  • Defining and building networks
  • Building and populating Databases
  • Using and searching a Database
  • Safety of websites and social media
  • Preventing vs. Reacting

Part 3: Cryptography

  • Encryption Types
  • Hash Functions
  • Rainbow Tables
  • Password Salting
  • Building and breaking Cryptographs
  • Encrypting messages

Winter 2021

Part 1: Cybersecurity

  • What is cybersecurity and how does it work?
  • Building secure networks

Part 2: IoT (Internet of Things)

  • The Fourth Industrial Revolution
  • IoT Sensors
  • Risk and Privacy
  • Local vs. Cloud Networks
  • Connection Types
  • Protocol Standards

Part 3: Blockchain

  • Building and maintain a block-chain
  • Industry uses for blockchains and e-currencies

Spring 2021

Part 1: Big Data

  • The modern world and Big Data
  • The next great currency in an online world

Part 2: Machine Learning

  • More information coming soon!

Part 3: Artificial Intelligence

  • What is AI and how does it work?
  • IBM's Watson

Additional information

Dates

Fall 2020 [Saturdays from 9:00 – 10:30], Winter 2021 [Saturdays from 9:00 – 10:30], Spring 2021 [Saturdays from 9:00 – 10:30], Full Year Package [1 month free!]