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Intro to Microcontrollers: The Basics

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2417 Third Ave. Bronx

STE #301

Bronx, NY 10451

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The Intro to Microcontrollers workshop provides an accessible 1-session introduction to using microcontrollers, including hands-on exercises, the principles behind how they work and applications of use.

Workshop topics include the basics of microcontrollers, circuitry and programming, providing an easy start for anyone looking to dip their toe in this exciting field of engineering. Participants perform a series of hands-on exercises, including programming and manipulating LEDs with the widely-used Arduino microcontroller.

Takeaways

  • Understand capabilities and applications of microcontrollers
  • Utilize microcontroller interface
  • Learn about voltage, current and resistance using Ohm’s Law
  • Visual understanding of the hardware structure of Arduino UNO
  • Understand Arduino UNO programming GUI (Graphical User Interface)
  • Analyze and troubleshoot circuits using Ohm’s Law to calculate specs
  • Read PCB schematics and build circuits on breadboards

Sessions: 1
Classtime Per Session: 2 hours
Classtime Total: 2 hours
Office Hours Available: 1 hour
Meeting Time: Saturday 10am-12pm
Participant Experience Level: No experience required
Workshop Microcontrollers Kit: Basics Kit is available for purchase. Kits are also available on loan during workshop for no charge.

Career Applications for this Workshop

This workshop develops the fundamental skills to get started using microcontrollers in robotics, electronics design, sensor control and IoT (Internet of Things, the interconnection via the Internet of computing devices embedded in everyday objects).

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Ages 15+

Are there other topics and difficulty levels?

Yes! For more workshops check out duroworkforce.com/workshops

What are office hours like?

Weekly office hours are available for participants remotely for assistance with homework or questions about the material.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Close to 4/5 and 6 trains, first stop in the Bronx after 125th Street in Manhattan.

Ample street parking next to building.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact: info@duroworkforce.com

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2417 Third Ave. Bronx

STE #301

Bronx, NY 10451

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