Schedule 2017


 Requirements

  • Equipments
    1. Laptop or Arduino Create Account@http://create.arduino.cc and plugin at Lab PC
    2. Arduino Kit (mandatory)

Weekly Schedule

  1. 03-07-17 Course Introduction
    1. Lecture
  2. 10-07-17 Introduction to interaction 1
    • Understanding background, concepts
    • Dos & Don'ts
  3. 17-07-17 Introduction to interaction 2
    • Understanding how to plan and execute
  4. 24-07-17 Arduino 1 fundamentals
    • Basic components, workflow
    • Arduino
      • electricity
      • Ohm's law
      • Arduino board
      • Sensors & actuators
  5. 31-07-17 Project Proposal Presentation 20%
    • What do you want to copy and paste?
  6. 07-08-17 Arduino 2 Basics I
    • Programming
      • Algorithm
    • Arduino
      • digital pins
      • the schematic
      • How to use tinkercad
    • Components
      • pushbutton
      • resistor
      • breadboard
  7. 14-08-17 Arduino 2 Basics II
    • Programming
      • Algorithm
    • Arduino
      • digitalPins
      • PWM
      • pullup & pulldown resistor
    • Components
      • LED
      • Potentiometer
      • Servo 1
  8. 21--08-17 Extending Arduino 1
    • Programming
      • How to use external library
        • datasheet
        • Language Reference
      • for Loop
    • Components
      • LCD
  9. 28-08-17 Extending Arduino 2 
    • Arduino
      • Safety
    • Components
      • PIR sensors
      • Motors and Servos
      • Transistors
  10. 04-09-17 Off-class: public holiday
  11. 11 Sept Monday - No class
    • Students need to
      • study and complete the assignment following the guideline on week 10 class page.
  12. 12 Sept Tuesday - A replacement from 10:00 am ~  12:30 pm (venue will be announced on Monday)
    • Bring your project and discuss with me. (10 min per each)
    • If necessary you can bring your question about the week 9 and 10 assignment. 
  13. 18-09-17 Project Initial Demonstration 20%
    • How much have you done?
    • Individual discussion on progress
  14. 25-09-17 Project workshop 2
  15. 02-10-17 Final Demonstration 20%
    • What is your final product? 
    • Does it work? 
    • What did you learn?
    • How are you going to develop it in the future?