Week 1: Open & Closed circuits, Breadboard, Battery Pack, LED, Buzzer, Capacitor, RGB and 7 Segment LED, Electrons jumping from atom to atom, voltage
Week 2: Learn about what impacts the alignment of the robot, wiring motors, Chassis design and sliders
Week 3: Learn how the Darlington Pair works and understand using the TIP 120 along with an LDR to control when to robot moves
Week 4: Get a basic understanding of the 555 Timer and how PWM works with controlling the speed of the robot
Week 5: Learn about IR modules and how they can be used to detect and cause the robot to follow a line
Week 6: Understand how to calibrate the robot using the speed control, IR module sensitivity, Spacing and height to successfully to get the robot around the track.
***Our courses are designed in a spiral method where we introduce concepts and in each class we come back around to them in a slightly different way to reinforce or even relearn facts, concepts, and skills.