Units - Automation and Robotics
1. Robots in today's World- Automation, Robotics, Human interaction with robots, Influences on society, Engineering careers
2. Mechanical Gears and Energy Transfer- Energy, Mechanism types, Gears
3. Lego Parts and Programing - Systems, Subsystems, Automated systems, Open and Closed- loop systems, Problem solving (Inventive, Innovation, Experimentation and Troubleshooting), Programming, Research, and Assebly.
Lego GearsWhat gear system does your robot need?
Lego Mindstorm BasicsLinks to why and how Lego and Lego Mindstorm works.
Robot kits, books and toysHere you will find some of the many entertaining robots that you can buy along with some books on how to build your own robots.