Robotics 1A - Grade 9
Duration
10 Weeks
Requirements
CAPS Grade 8 or an equivalent
Outcome
Course ends with progression test
Suggested for
Learners aged 13-15 years old
Course Brochure
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Description

In this course, students will learn how to use their micro:bit (a computer microprocessor used for prototyping and coding) to code using the Makecode block editor. Using the Makecode platform, they will investigate and build interactive projects and learn to understand the concepts and terminology used in Coding.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this module students will be able to:

  • use Makecode and its simulator
  • connect a micro:bit to a device (pc, tablet or phone) 
  • flash code to a micro:bit
  • understand the basics of the block library
  • create programs and use them on a micro:bit
  • continue to use a micro:bit whilst not connected to a device

Requirements

  • No previous knowledge is required.
  • Access to BBC micro:bit is not mandatory but it is highly recommended for optimal learning outcomes 
  • A device to connect to the internet

Fees

CambriLearn offers two packages, Premium and Standard. Our courses are priced in US dollars. You are welcome to pay in monthly instalments (10x instalments) or as a once-off annual fee.

If you need more advice, or would like to discuss your individual learning requirements, one of our education consultants can assist you with a formal quote once they have assessed your individual needs.

Standard*

This pricing option provides students with access to the full bouquet of courses offered by CambriLearn including access to forums, online lessons, and marked mock exams.

Pay Once-off

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Billed Monthly

Over 10 months

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Premium*

This package is ideal for home schoolers or distance learners who want access to online learning material PLUS direct chat access to professionally trained teachers.

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Save over 15%

$215.00

Billed Monthly

Over 10 months

N/A

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