More information for Summer 2020 high school programs will be available soon. Course themes are available below.
York University's Spark Lab Programs are week-long sessions designed for students in grades 9 to 12 who want more hands-on science. Using experiment-based learning, students explore physics, biology, chemistry and coding through lab work. Escape the traditional classroom and learn science by doing science.
The Spark Lab Program is an open-enrollment program and is on a first-come-first-served basis. Registration can be completed online and a residence option is also available.
Summer 2020 Sessions
- Forensic Science
- Introduction to Genetics
- Introduction to Programming Languages
- Laboratory Fundamentals
- Reactive Chemistry
- Animal Physiology
- Digital Hardware: Design and Development
- Introduction to Neuroscience
- Laboratory Techniques
- Mathematical Computation
- Testing with Titrations
Frequently Asked Questions
- 4-day weeks: $365 per week per participant
- 5-day weeks: $425 per week per participant
Note: All fees are in Canadian Dollars and include HST.
Bursary application deadline for Helix and Spark Lab: April 15, 2020.
Visit our Residence webpage for more information: helix.science.yorku.ca/residence