Teen University

Young females working in a kitchen with a female chef

Eager to embark on the next part of your educational journey? Let TTC be your guide.

Are you getting ready to enter high school? Or maybe you're already applying to college? TTC offers classes, spring break camps and summer camps especially for teens through its Teen University program to help prepare you to take the next step towards educational success. 


 

Location Key: BC=Berkeley Campus; MP=Mount Pleasant Campus; OS=Offsite; PC=Palmer Campus; TC=Thornley Campus (formerly Main Campus)

Days of the Week Key: M=Monday; Tu=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; Th=Thursday; F=Friday; Sa=Saturday; Su=Sunday

College Prep

Check back in future terms for Saturday classes or visit the Spring Break Camps webpage.

 


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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Computer Technology

Alice 3-D and Animation (Ages 7-17)
Want to make animated movies and interactive video games? Use Alice 3D to tell your story by animating objects like people, animals and vehicles in a virtual world.

 

XDKC-608 9451 Alice 3-D and Animation (Ages 7-17) March 30 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $39 TC

 

Code Breakers (Ages 7-17)
Whether a beginner or more experienced coder, enjoy practicing coding languages like JavaScript, CSS, HTML and Python to create websites, video games and more.

 

XDKC-502 9459 Code Breakers (Ages 7-17) March 9 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $39 TC

 

Gamestar Mechanic (Ages 7-17)
Design your own video game. Use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to create amazing aesthetics and storylines while igniting STEM skills.

 

XDKC-646 9496 Gamestar Mechanic (Ages 7-17) Feb. 16 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $39 TC

 

Minecraft (Ages 7-17)
This class is for Minecraft enthusiasts of all abilities! Find your inner artist as you create 2-D and 3-D landscapes, architectural structures and art designs.

 

XDKC-565 9509 Minecraft (Ages 7-17) Feb. 2 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $39 TC

 

 



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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Creative Arts

Art and Soul Theater Day (Ages 12-17)
Enjoy theater games, skits and improvisation in a relaxed setting. Share your dramatic talents in a mini performance at the end of the day.

 

XDTU-557 9456 Art and Soul Theater Day (Ages 12-17) March 16 Sa 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $55 TC

 

Glass Fusion Art (Ages 7-17)
Make art that’s a big step up from your paper creations! Create fantastic glass tiles, pieces of jewelry, and fuse glass to make light catchers and gifts for family and friends.

 

XDKC-765 9498 Glass Fusion Art (Ages 7-17) March 2 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $55 TC

 

Spring Fairy Gardens (Ages 7-17)
Paint and decorate a charming fairy house, plant a garden around it and add cool landscape features. Materials provided (you can bring extras)

 

XDKC-642 9514 Spring Fairy Gardens (Ages 7-17) March 9 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $49 TC

 

Sweetgrass Creations (for Kids and Adults)
Local artisan Jennifaye Singleton of Geechee Handmade Sweetgrass Baskets teaches you how to make your own sweetgrass creation to take home. Registration is good for one craft item for an adult and child to create together. Or, one single adult or child may register. Materials provided

 

XDKC-636 9516 Sweetgrass Creations (for Kids and Adults) April 27 Sa 10 a.m.-noon $55 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Culinary, Baking and Pastry

Asian Fusion Favorites (Ages 7-17)

Learn simple, healthy Asian cooking by trying your hand at a savory mix of international favorites like Chinese egg rolls, Korean bulgogi, Asian lettuce wraps, garlic fried rice and Filipino jelly rolls.

XDKC-759 9457 March 30 Sa 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $69 TC

 

Competition in the Kitchen! (Ages 7-17)

Using secret ingredients in a light-hearted cooking competition for all ages, be ready to be judged on creativity, presentation and taste with minimal time to plan and execute the best dish. No experience is necessary.

XDKC-761 9475 April 27 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $69 TC

 

Culinary Boot Camp (Ages 7-17)

Practice basic chef skills by making soup and a salad dressing, gourmet macaroni and cheese, and sautéed vegetables. Master knife skills, learn sanitation procedures and practice food handling processes used by professional chefs.

XDKC-612 9476 Feb. 2 Sa 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $69 TC

 

Fantastic Floral Frostings (Ages 7-17)

Using professional bakery techniques, decorate lovely springtime flower cupcakes. Practice floral designs with a variety of easy-to-use icings to make treats that are both beautiful and delicious.

XDKC-763 9492 May 4 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $59 TC

 

Geode Cake Wonders (Ages 7-17)

Learn how to create the stunning and popular geode cake. Carve and ice your cake, and add crystals, colors, and metallic accents to finish the look. Take home a unique geologic cake of your very own design!

XDKC-631 9497 March 23 Sa 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $69 TC

 

Hip Hop Easter Bunny Cake (Ages 7-17)

Come bake up cute-as-a-bunny treats to kick off spring. Use frosting, candy and fondant to showcase your hippity-hoppity creativity. Take home cupcakes and mini cakes for the whole family!

XDKC-640 9501 April 13 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $69 TC

 

Italian Country Kitchen (Ages 7-17)

Cook like an Italian maestro as you work with recipes from Italy’s famous countryside. Make homemade pasta, sauces, pizzas, salads and entrees. Viva Italia!

XDKC-767 9502 Feb. 23 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $59 TC

 

Magical Sweets and Treats (Ages 7-17)

From Harry’s favorite Treacle Tart to Better than Hagrid’s Rock Cakes, make a variety of enchanted sweets featured in the wonderful world of J.K. Rowling.

XDKC-610 9505 Feb. 16 Sa 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $69 TC

 

Pastry Boot Camp (Ages 7-17)

Learn techniques used in professional pastry kitchens including making the perfect tart dough; the secret to a silky, smooth chocolate ganache; the difference between stovetop and baked custards; and what is pâte à choux?

XDKC-630 9510 March 16 Sa 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $69 TC

 

Strawberry Valentines (Ages 7-17)

Grab a little apron and put Cupid to work. Make strawberry shortcake, chocolate dipped strawberries, lemon strawberry cheesecakes, and strawberry streusel bars for someone special in your life!

XDKC-769 9515 Feb. 9 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $59 TC

 

  

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Health and Fitness

Check back in future terms for Saturday classes or visit the Spring Break Camps webpage.

 


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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Leadership Skills

American Sign Language (Ages 7-17)
Knowing sign language helps you connect with more people. Learn how to sign by practicing the alphabet, playing games and singing songs.

 

XDKC-590 9455 American Sign Language (Ages 7-17) March 9 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $39 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Math and Science

Check back in future terms for Saturday classes or visit the Spring Break Camps webpage.

 


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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Nature and Outdoors

Adventure in Archery (Ages 12-17)
Beginners and experienced archers learn the equipment, alignment, anchoring, aiming and releasing techniques that go behind making the perfect shot.

 

XDTU-585 9428 Adventure in Archery (Ages 12-17) May 11 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $65 TC

 

Spring Fairy Gardens (Ages 7-17)
Paint and decorate a charming fairy house, plant a garden around it and add cool landscape features. Materials provided (you can bring extras)

 

XDKC-642 9514 Spring Fairy Gardens (Ages 7-17) March 9 Sa 9 a.m.-noon $49 TC

 

Wilderness Survival Training (Ages 12-17)
Learn outdoor survival techniques, tools and gear, first aid, obtaining food and water, bush craft, fire starting, navigation and emergency preparedness.

 

XDTU-631 9520 Wilderness Survival Training (Ages 12-17) April 13 Sa 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $65 TC



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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Spring Break Camps

Alice 3-D and Animation (Ages 12-17)

Would you like to make animated movies and interactive video games? Learn fundamental programming concepts to create a program for animating objects like people, animals and vehicles in a virtual world. Tell your story and share your creation with friends on the last day of camp!

 

XDTU-577 9432 Alice 3-D and Animation (Ages 12-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 8:30 a.m.-noon $149 TC

 

American Sign Language (Ages 12-17)

Have you ever wanted to help others? Do you have a family member or friend who is deaf or hard of hearing? Knowing sign language will help you connect with more people. Did you know that even babies can use sign language? Learn how to sign by practicing the alphabet, reading children’s books, playing games and singing songs.

 

XDTU-579 9453 American Sign Language (Ages 12-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 8:30 a.m.-noon $139 TC

 

Comic Book Character Drawing and Animation (Ages 12-17)

Artist Phillip Hyman and his team get you started on your first sketch and basic comic book character. Develop your character’s story and features and practice light and shadow effects. Learn to draw old-style cartoon animation and move into anime characters. Bring your characters to life by making a flipbook animation!

 

XDTU-510 9470 Comic Book Character Drawing and Animation (Ages 12-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 1-4:30 p.m. $139 TC

 

Drone Piloting (Ages 12-17)

Have you ever wanted to learn to pilot and program drones? Try your hand at planning missions and navigating around obstacles. Learn all about the recreational, commercial, and military applications for drones as well as the onboard sensors and systems that make them fly. Build your own mini drone and control it with your smartphone to practice your skills at home. Scholarships may be available.

 

XDTU-583 9491 Drone Piloting (Ages 12-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 8:30 a.m.-noon $159 BC

 

Future Leaders (Ages 12-17)

Build your leadership potential! Discover how to strengthen your interpersonal and communication skills, be a team player, manage your time, plan and set goals, make important decisions and solve problems. Improve your presentation skills and network for success. Practice these skills throughout the week and present them to your peers and family on the final day of camp.

 

XDTU-527 9495 Future Leaders (Ages 12-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 1-4:30 p.m. $129 TC

 

SAT/ACT Prep: Math (Ages 13-17)

Boost your confidence in taking the math section of the ACT and SAT. Learn creative strategies that work and ease your test stress by practicing skills in operations and numbers, algebra and functions, geometry and measurement, data analysis, statistics and probability. Book included

 

XDTU-883 9511 SAT/ACT Prep: Math (Ages 13-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 1-4:30 p.m. $169 TC

 

SAT/ACT Prep: Reading and Writing (Ages 13-17)

Hoping to raise your reading scores or improve on essay writing for the ACT or SAT? This class provides you with needed practice. A combination of untimed warm-up activities followed by a timed, authentic SAT/ACT practice test gets you ready for the real test. Get individual responses, suggestions and instruction on essays written during class. Book included

 

XDTU-882 9512 SAT/ACT Prep: Reading and Writing (Ages 13-17) April 15-19 MTuWThF 8:30 a.m.-noon $169 TC


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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Young Professionals

Check back in future terms for Saturday classes or visit the Spring Break Camps webpage.

 


VIEW COURSE DETAILS


NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

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