Automation Solutions

Technologies Education

Any teacher that can be replaced by a machine should be!

Arthur. C. Clarke

Much of the success of digital technologies has been in the ability to automate processes and complete tasks that human being once had to do. While robots are what most people think of, they are only tiny fraction of automated solutions.


Automation Solutions

Lecture

Attend the lecture to explore the concepts for this week.

Automation Solutions

Lecture

Lecture Notes

Read further about the concepts explored this week.


Notes

Lecture Synthesis

Complete a summary and synthesis of what you have learnt in the lecture and course notes this week by the next lecture. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Synthesis

Automation Solutions Quiz

Complete the quiz before the next lecture. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Quiz

Tutorial

Attend the tutorial to further explore the concepts presented this week and practice teaching them.


Tutorial

Provide Feedback on Lesson Plans

In tutorial small groups you will provide feedback on the lesson plans shared this week.

Submit a brief summary of the feedback you received and provided during the tutorial by the next tutorial. You can use dot points. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Peer Feedback

Lesson Planning Activity


Lesson Planning Feedback

SimSchool Activity

Digital Technologies Activity

Microcontroller

Adafruit Circuit Playground Express

MakeCode


Makecode Lego Mindstorms

Makecode Mindstorms

Design and Technologies Activity

Robot Arm

In tutorial this week we are going to design and build a robot arm solution to move a softdrink can.

Google K-4 Workshop


PD Workshops

Tutorial Reflection

After the tutorial, you should complete a reflection on what you learnt in this weeks tutorial by the next tutorial. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Reflection

Preparation for Week 8

Create two lessons plans, one for Design & Technologies and one for Digital Technologies. You will share these in tutorial next week and conduct simulated teaching of your lessons. Together, these count 1% to your Log of Learning Activities if submitted before the start of next weeks tutorial.

Lesson Plans

Week 8 Design and Technologies Lesson Plan

In tutorial small groups you will share the Design and Technologies lesson plan you have developed for next week.

Submit your Design and Technologies lesson plan developed for the Week 8 tutorial by the start of next weeks tutorial. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Share Lesson Plans

Week 8 Digital Technologies Lesson Plan

In tutorial small groups you will share the Digital Technologies lesson plan you have developed for next week.

Submit your Digital Technologies lesson plan developed for the Week 8 tutorial by the start of next weeks tutorial. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Share Lesson Plans

Progressive Feedback

Your views on how the course is going is appreciated.

Progressive Feedback