Get Hacking with Micro Bit
Age Group: 9 and above, maximum 8 students per class
Structure: 10 week lessons; Each lesson is 2 hours
The Micro Bit is an open source hardware ARM-based embedded system designed by the BBC for use in computer education in the UK. The micro bit is a small computer that measures 5 cm by 4cm.
The Micro bit can be used as a communication device, gaming console, and even incorporated into more advanced systems such as an automated watering system for plants.
Participants will also learn key computer science concepts such as sequences, loops, conditionals and abstraction by creating a project at the end of the workshop.
WHAT TO BRING
A laptop (PC/Mac) with charger
*Students will be able to take home the Micro bit at the end of the holiday program.