Course curriculum

  • 1

    Let's get started!

    • Introduction
    • What We Will Learn
    • Parts List
  • 2

    Background Info. to Get Started

    • Starter Videos
    • Getting Started with... Electronics
    • What is a... Breadboard?
    • What is a... Light Emitting Diode?
    • What is a... Resistor?
    • Set up the Arduino IDE (for writing your program)
  • 3

    Building the Circuit

    • Video: Circuit Schematic
    • Video: Build the Circuit, no code
    • Step 1 - Ground
    • Step 2 - Add Components
    • Step 3 - Positive
    • Current Flow
    • CHALLENGE - Add Another LED
  • 4

    My First Sketch (program)

    • STEP 4 - Video: Modify the Circuit - Blink
    • Step 4 - Circuit Modification
    • Now what? - Writing Your Program
    • Code Syntax Review
    • Step 5 - Video: Enter the Code
    • Step 5 - PDF: Enter the Code
    • Complete Code
    • CHALLENGE - Add Another LED and Make It Blink
    • Step 6 - Upoad the Code to the Nano