Build and program a fighting robot!
✓ 9-17 years
Invent! micro:bit Modular Robotics Kit
Invent! Mechanical Construction Kit
Second micro:bit Remote Control
USB Drive with your Programs
You Will Learn:
Programming in Python or Drag and Drop
Application of Programing to Robotics Problems
Mechnical Design and Assembly Skills
Need to Know:
1:8 Staff-Student Ratio
All Equipment Provided
4 x 1.5 Hour Sessions/Day
Test your programming and design skills against other campers to compete in Robowars! Construct and program autonomous and remote-control robots to tackle all sorts of challenges, including arena battles, robot football, capture the flag, obstacle courses and more.
Try your hand at designing some complex mechanisms such as a flipper and grabbers using our brand new Invent! modular construction kit and servo motors.
Using the Invent! micro:bit controller, create WiFi and Bluetooth enabled robots using drag and drop programming for the younger campers and Python for ages 13+ (no experience required).
- Learn core programming concepts using the micro:bit ecosystem
- Complete challenges from simple sequences to complex autonomous driving
- Ages 9-13 learn programming in a drag and drop environment
- Ages 13-17 use Python, an industry standard textual language
- Create complex mechanical assemblies with our custom modular kit
- Battle against your friends by creating your own mechanical weapons
- Take the full kit home to continue experimenting!
Course Dates 2018
|Sparsholt College, Winchester||8/9 - 12 Apr||Residential / Day||9-17||£805 / £535|
|St Helen & St Katherine, Abingdon||23 - 27 Jul||Day||9-17||£615|
|Chelsea Academy, London||23 - 27 Jul||Day||9-17||£590|
|St Helen & St Katherine, Abingdon||30 Jul - 3 Aug||Day||9-17||£615|
|Chelsea Academy, London||30 Jul - 3 Aug||Day||9-17||£590|
|Sparsholt College, Winchester||29/30 Jul - 3 Aug||Residential / Day||9-17||£995 / £645|
|Sparsholt College, Winchester||5/6 - 10 Aug||Residential / Day||9-17||£995 / £645|
|Sparsholt College, Winchester||12/13 - 17 Aug||Residential / Day||9-17||£995 / £645|
|Sparsholt College, Winchester||19/20 - 24 Aug||Residential / Day||9-17||£995 / £645|