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Engineering Your Own City


Do you have what it takes to engineer a magnificent city from an inhabitable environment? Work together as a team to build a city from the ground up. Crews design essential urban structures, develop processes to purify water and generate their own power. Join up with a crew to compete in challenges designed to test the strength of your designs.

Age Group

2nd Grade to 5th Grade (Ages 7 to 10)

Who will like this Course?

Children who have a passion for the technological wonders present in the world around them.

Recommended Prerequisites

An active imagination and an eye for detail.

June 3 to 7 - Monday to Friday

Nolan Ryan Jr. High School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

June 10 to 14 - Monday to Friday

UH-Downtown (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

June 17 to 21 - Monday to Friday

Cornerstone Christian Academy (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
Faith West School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

June 24 to 28 - Monday to Friday

Nolan Ryan Jr. High School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

July 1 to 5 - Monday to Friday (no class on July 4)

UH-Downtown (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)
St. Thomas More Parish School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

July 8 to 12 - Monday to Friday

Faith West School (Full Day - 9 am to 4 pm)

Full Day (ONE Week)

Tuition: $ 269

On or Before March 31, 2019
$ 249
April 1, 2019 to May 20, 2019
$ 259
On or After May 21, 2019
$ 269

Half Day (ONE Week) - available only AM session

Tuition: $ 179

On or Before March 31, 2019
$ 159
April 1, 2019 to May 20, 2019
$ 169
On or After May 21, 2019
$ 179

University of Houston-Downtown
1 Main Street, Suite 716N
Houston, TX 77004
(713) 221-8032

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