Pre-Engineering – Robotics (80 minutes)
In this course students use their creatitvity to build robots designed to complete specified tasks. Students also have the option to compete in VEX robotics competitions if they choose. Robot builds include:
– Basic Clawbot (to familiarize students with kit contents)
– Robots that manipulate gear ratios for both speed and torque
– An omnibot that students program to navigate a small maze using only sensors
– Stair climbing robots
– Automated vending machine, “ice cream sundae” machine (whole class projects)
This course is held at SCTC in room Pre-Engineering.