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Alexa ‘turn the lights on’. Spend a day working with AI, electronics, LED’s and Apps and invent your own AI operated system.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for young people aged 6 to 11 years. It is open to all ability levels so is suited to beginners. The class will be tailored to the participant’s abilities. All our staff are DBS checked. 

The course may be accessible for children with disabilities as we can provide a learning support worker and all classes are adapted to meet the specific needs of the group. The room is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us to discuss your specific situation and needs.

Age ranges are set carefully to take into account key age developments, materials being used and course stimulus. It is very important that age ranges are not too large or across key stages and therefore need to be adhered to. 

What will you learn on this course? 

This course introduces young learners to the realm of digital electronics, with elements of designing, building, soldering and introducing AI interfaces working with simple electronic elements and other regular craft materials. Working with a key industry professional in the midlands children will engage with digital activities through an exciting creative way.

Do you need to bring anything? 

We will have tablets and laptops available for the students to interact with an AI interface with Blink App enabled. Students are welcome to bring along their own devices and upload the app if parents provide permission.

Are there any additional costs? 

None

Who teaches this course? 

James Hannam