Black Rocket

Important: Current offerings use online delivery for courses, including live instruction via Zoom® or other platforms, or they might include a subscription to the instruction delivered weekly.

ECC & Black Rocket


Welcome to Virtual STEM Camps at Elgin Community College powered by Black Rocket, a national leader in tech-education. Choose any of the great cutting-edge courses below with topics such as coding, game design, eSports, virtual reality, and more.

Each week get ready to be led by top teachers in LIVE classes! Students benefit from participating in our wider Creator Corps™ community, but also have small group break out sessions with coaches. Whether in-room or online, the Black Rocket motto is always Safe-Fun-Learn in that order! Watch for emails the week before camp with instructions to download software and meeting links. Jump-start your future in creative tech with Elgin Community College and Black Rocket!

Registration

Register for courses online through the Black Rocket® website. Having trouble registering? Check Black Rocket's help page for details. View the list of Computer Requirements from Black Rocket®.

Course Offerings

  • 3D Game Design with Unity
  • App Attack!
  • App.IO: Make Your First Multiplayer App!
  • Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite Style Video Game
  • Code Breakers
  • Code Your Own Adventure! Interactive Storytelling
  • eSports Apprentice - Streamers and Gamers
  • Inventor’s League - Prototyping for the Future!
  • JavaScript Developer Jam
  • Make Your First Video Game!
  • Minecraft Animators
  • Minecraft Designers
  • Minecraft Modders
  • Minecraft Redstone Engineers
  • Pokemon Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite!
  • Python Programmers
  • ROBLOX Coders & Entrepreneurs!
  • ROBLOX Makers
  • Rocket Kart Racers: Design A Mario Kart Style Game
  • Video Game Animation
  • Virtual Reality: The Future is Now
  • YouTube Content Creators
  • YouTube FX Masters