NCAD Youth Art Programme (YAP)

Entrepreneurship Summer Camps - NCAD and Rediscovery Centre, Ballymun

NCAD Entrepreneurship Summer Camps for Secondary Students -July /August 2019

Explore Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Innovation, Design Thinking and Design Strategies; Product based business and /or Service based business

 

Over the course of each week long summer course (Creative Enterprise or Green Enterprise) students will work in groups to develop a business idea that they will pitch in a Dragons’ Den style presentation on the final day. Each idea will be developed through a combination of discussions, sketching, subject talks and hands-on prototyping activities.  The camps will be of interest to students who study ANY of the following subjects:

Senior Cycle: Art, Business; Construction Studies; Design and Communication Graphics; Engineering, Physics, Politics and Society, Technology.

Junior Cycle: Visual Art; Business Studies; CSPE; Environmental Social Studies; Technology.

Please Note: The NCAD Entrepreneurship summer camps are NOT Portfolio Preparation summer camps. 

Based on the success of the NCAD Entrepreneurship summer camps that ran in 2017 & 2018, the Higher Education Authority (HEA) has given NCAD funding to run four summer camps in July/August 2019 as follows:

Summer Camp

Date

Time

Title

Venue

1

8th -12th July

09.30-15.00

Green Enterprise

Rediscovery Centre

2

15th -19th July

09.30-15.00

Green Enterprise

Rediscovery Centre

3

22nd - 26th July

09.30-15.00

Creative Enterprise

NCAD

4

29th July - 2ndAugust

09.30-15.00

Creative Enterprise

NCAD

 

To book a FREE place at the Creative Enterprise camp in the NCAD go to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YAPSummer2019

To book a FREE place at the Green Enterprise camp in the Rediscovery Centre go to: http://www.rediscoverycentre.ie/