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About the Course

The Arduino is an open-source computer hardware/software platform for building digital devices and interactive objects that can sense and control the physical world around them. In this class you will learn how the Arduino platform works in terms of the physical board and libraries and the IDE (integrated development environment). You will also learn about shields, which are smaller boards that plug into the main Arduino board to perform other functions such as sensing light, heat, GPS tracking, or providing a user interface display. The course will also cover programming the Arduino using C code and accessing the pins on the board via the software to control external devices. Please note that this course does not include discussion forums. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Outline the composition of the Arduino development board 2. Describe what it means to program the board's firmware 3. Read board schematics 4. Install Arduino IDE 5. Describe what "shields" are and how they are used 6. Specify the role of libraries in the use of shields 7. Compile and run a program 8. Name C Variables and Types 9. Name common C operators 10. Use conditionals and loops 11. Explain functions, their definition and invocation 12. Explain the implications of global variables 13. Undertake the Arduino build process 14. Describe the role of the tools behind the IDE 15. Describe how to invoke functions in classes 16. Explain the structure of an Arduino sketch 17. Access the pins of the Arduino 18. Differentiate between digital and analog pin 19. Debug embedded software 20. Explain the importance of controllability and observability in the debugging process 21. Describe common debugging architectures for embedded systems 22. Explain how the UART Serial communication protocol works 23. Describe how the Arduino Serial library performs serial communication...

Top reviews

MR
Aug 8, 2016

A very good course to teach you the basics of Arduino platform and IDE. It'll help you get started on how to code your programs and lets you build up on it. I'd definitely recommend for a beginner.

MK
Aug 6, 2017

very good course to have basic understanding of C programming software , Arduino software which is explained in a very simple language where i was finding difficult before attending this course

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By JOLLU J R

May 11, 2018

its a nice course

By Shubh P

May 10, 2018

Best intro course

By Shabeena B M

May 9, 2018

technically sound

By yasir f

May 20, 2017

For me, the best.

By suraj p

Jan 4, 2017

wonderful course.

By Ali G

Nov 27, 2016

very usfel for me

By Deleted A

Nov 20, 2016

It is Amazing (Y)

By Pavla K

Sep 20, 2016

Nice basic course

By MUHAMMAD A

Nov 8, 2015

Great Course !!!!

By Karunamoorthy M

Oct 20, 2015

best introductory

By Patrícia P

Nov 3, 2020

Really liked it!

By VEMANA N

Oct 13, 2020

important course

By Adrian D

Sep 21, 2020

Excellent course

By PAEZ P C A

Sep 16, 2020

Excelent Course¡

By charan t c

Aug 6, 2020

excellent course

By Rahman Y

Jul 20, 2020

thanks i love it

By AYUSH B

Jul 13, 2020

great experience

By VENKATESWARA R

Jun 14, 2020

Excellent Course

By Saumitra P

Jun 9, 2020

very nice course

By Mali A S

Jun 6, 2020

Excellent course

By Aparna B

Jun 5, 2020

was very helpful

By Sunil H K

May 26, 2020

excellent course

By SAURABH S

May 21, 2020

EXCELLENT COURSE

By shilpa p

May 2, 2020

Good information

By Moussa F

Apr 26, 2020

un très bon cour