Electronics and Programmable Components for KS3 & GCSE 2018 - London

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Start Date: 28th June 2018

Time: 09:30 - 16:00

Member Price: £200.00

Your Price: £250.00

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A practical workshop providing a structured approach to working with programmable components as referred to in both the National Curriculum KS3 D&T programmes of study and the new D&T GSCE subject content. You will complete a typical design and make task, making use of electronics. This will then be re-engineered incorporating the use of programmable components enabling interactivity, to meet the needs of the new KS3 and KS4 curriculum requirements. No prior expertise is necessary. The course will be delivered by Brian Smith of ICSAT.

Learning outcomes:

Completing this course you will enable you to:

  • develop electronics skills and programming to meet the KS3 and KS4 requirements
  • learn how to structure KS3 &4 programmable component projects activity into schemes of work
  • develop a basic level of programming capability necessary for building control systems
  • work with a programmable component kit that can be used back at school,
  • make use of a remote infra-red, light, heat sensors as an input in a system
  • access a repository containing comprehensive support material.

IMPORTANT COURSE INFORMATION: Attendees will need to bring their own laptops where possible. 

All delegates will be required to bring a Windows lap top preloaded with the following software:


Please ensure you have the rights to load software onto your laptop and ensure it is done before you attend the course.

Course cancellation policy: https://www.data.org.uk/terms-and-conditions/


Elthorne Park High School, Westlea Road
W7 2AH

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