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Beginner Level

Approx. 20 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

ElectronicsComputer ProgrammingArduinoRobotics

Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

40%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

50%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 20 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Week 1

3 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 65 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
14 videos
Introduction2m
1.1 Overview of the week43s
1.2 How to assemble a circuit on a breadboard circuit?7m
1.3. How to communicate the knowledge about the assembled circuit?5m
1.4. Measurement of electrical properties4m
1.5. Automotise it1m
1.6. Let’s get acquainted with Arduino4m
1.7. Development tools for Arduino IDE1m
1.8 ;-)4m
1.9. Translators’ collaborative work3m
1.10. First glance at a program9m
1.11. First coded material6m
1.12. Macrodefinitions, variables, counting loops11m
5 readings
How to take the course10m
How to practice10m
Marks10m
DIY10m
External links10m
1 practice exercise
Test №140m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Week 2

3 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 109 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
15 videos
2.2. First sensor1m
2.3. Voltage divider5m
2.4. How to read off analog signals5m
2.5. Exchanging data through a serial port6m
2.6. About a signal8m
2.7. Reading off digital signals5m
2.8. Boolean expressions and program branching16m
2.9. New display devices: buzzer and bar graph13m
2.10. Seven-segment display2m
2.11. Microchips4m
2.12. Output shift register13m
2.13. Debugging5m
2.14. Usage of modules6m
2.15. Monitoring system12m
2 readings
DIY10m
External links10m
1 practice exercise
Test №238m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Week 3

2 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 100 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
14 videos
3.2. IR distance sensor6m
3.3. Analog signal recording7m
3.4. Fighting the noise3m
3.5. Arrays7m
3.6. Declaring a function10m
3.7. While loop2m
3.8. Servo and the library12m
3.9. Measuring distance with ultrasound12m
3.10. Four symbols through one wire5m
3.11. What to look for and where4m
3.12. Processing and mapping10m
3.13. Arduino ->; I2C -> Multiservo -> 18 servo6m
3.14. All-seeing Eye8m
2 readings
DIY10m
External links10m
1 practice exercise
Test №330m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Week 4

4 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 94 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
15 videos
4.2. Submersible pump2m
4.3. Field transistor and relay6m
4.4. Power supply6m
4.5. Planning6m
4.6. Think first7m
4.7. Soil humidity sensor2m
4.8. Where do web pages come from4m
4.9. How to transmit data to a network11m
4.10. How to receive a command from a network8m
4.11. Finite-state automaton5m
4.12. WaterMe program basics and switch7m
4.13. Errors that we often encounter7m
4.14. The longest sketch so far12m
4.15. How WaterMe works5m
2 readings
DIY10m
External links10m
1 practice exercise
Test №420m

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