Beginner

Microbit with Microsoft

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7-9 years
Fees png Course fees cover 12 sessions over 3 months
Private course

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$400
/ 3 months
 
Program Description
Design and code techie gadgets, learn the basics of electric circuits and use a variety of sensors with micro:bit and Microsoft. The micro:bit is a progression from the BBC Micro, a microchip that helped introduce society to computing back in the 1980s! Today, the micro:bit is used to build tech gadgets such as step counters, stopwatches, and radio transmitters. In this course, you will use the Microsoft MakeCode platform to control the micro:bit. You will start with using block-based coding and move to text-based programming with JavaScript. Also, you will learn how electric components and sensors work and how they are used in real life.
Learning Outcomes
  • lo en Understand how electric components such as LEDs, buzzers, and motors work
  • lo en Learn how sensors such as light sensors and accelerometers work
  • lo en Use fundamental coding concepts such as event triggers, variables, and loops to control electric components
  • lo en Translate block—based code to JavaScript code
Course fees cover:
  • lo check 12 hours of live online sessions with Geek Express Certified Trainers
  • lo check Geek Express certification accredited by STEM.org & KHDA Dubai
  • lo check Final project development
  • lo check Digital portfolio access with automatic attendance and progress reporting
  • lo check Access to Geek Express app
Private or Group?
Upon booking the course, you can choose between private or group sessions. Private courses start immediately after you book, at the time and date of your choice. Group classes start directly after 3 students register for the course (Maximum waiting time: 2 weeks)