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An Introduction to the BBC Micro:bit - 20SPR625

This event covers the BBC micro:bit, and is a hands-on course. The micro:bit is essentially a programmable computer. The micro:bit is designed by the BBC for use in computer education in the UK and around the world. The micro:bit aligns very well with primary school curricula, Junior Cycle short course and the new leaving certificate in computer science, especially the Applied Learning Task 4. This session is open to complete beginners, from primary to second level!
Structure:
  • Introduction to the micro:bit
  • Coding the micro:bit
  • Inputs and sensors built into the micro:bit (Radio, temperature, motion, light intensity, g force and many more)
  • Variables
  • Conditional Statements
  • Communication of micro:bits (using the radio)

Facilitator: Keith Quille                  Date: Wednesday 18th March 2020

Time: 4.00pm – 6.00pm                   Course Code: 20SPR625

Course Details

Course Date 18-03-2020 4:00 pm
Course End Date 18-03-2021 6:00 pm
Registration Start Date 14-01-2020 12:00 pm
Capacity 27
Available place 27
Individual Price €20.00
Speaker Kevin Quille
Number Hours 2
Location Dublin West Education Centre

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