Category: Courses

Introduction to Arduino – Saturday 3 March

This course will introduce students to the Arduino Single Board Microcontroller which is a powerful platform for creating devices that interfaces with the physical world. The Arduino can be used in robotics, art installations, 3D printers, and other do-it-yourself electronics projects. Circuits will be build that utilize sensors and output devices that allow the microcontroller…

Read More

Basic Electronics Course – Saturday 3 February

  Want to learn Arduino and Raspberry Pi but feel overwhelmed by the basic electronics?  This is the course for you! This course is about helping you achieve a better level of understanding of the basic electronics principles and components that are commonly used in making on platforms like the Arduino and the Raspberry Pi.…

Read More

ESP8266 Intro Course – Saturday 22 July

Want to add “Internet of Things” to your maker skills?  The ESP8266 is a low cost (< R100) chip with full TCP/IP stack!  This means connecting your projects to the internet, remotely reading nodes and triggering actions. This course offers a gentle introduction to the ESP8266. We utilise the WeMos development board, which combines the familiar Arduino interface with the…

Read More