This workshop builds on the first whilst focusing on implementing the various algorithms using Python. Students will learn how to create and utilise algorithms including sort and search algorithms, whilst reinforcing their programming knowledge.
OpenCV is a large open source C++ library for image processing and computer vision. It has hundreds of built-in functions and algorithms that can be used to perform real-time image processing. As OpenCV has so many built in functions, it makes developing your own computer vision applications easy and you will become more and more confident using it. This workshop … Read More
The LEGO Mindstorms NXT is a programmable robotics kit which can be used to create many different robots which can complete a variety of tasks. During these workshops, you get to build your own LEGO Mindstorms robots, and then you can program them to complete a series of tasks. These workshops give an overview of robotics hardware and programming constructs, … Read More
Most of us access the internet on a daily basis, but how are these websites built? The demand for web development skills is high, so knowing how to build a site using HTML and CSS are really important skills to have. These workshops will guide participants through designing and developing their own websites, understanding the underlying process involved in getting … Read More
Arduino is a small circuit board which allows you to make a computer that can sense and control the physical environment. You can learn about electronics by building your own circuits, and you can program your Arduino to become anything, from a mobile phone to a Geiger counter! Technocamps have developed a wearable computing workshop, where pupils can use an … Read More
These resources were presented at the Technocamps “Curriculum for Success” Teachers Conference held at the Liberty Stadium on October 17th. Both primary and secondary resources are available here. Codes of War Machine Learning in the Classroom Math-a-thon Technology, Ethics and the Future An introduction to the study of codes and ciphers. This investigates a wide range of cryptographic techniques starting … Read More
This pack includes short “how-to” videos teaching you how to convert between different number systems like binary to hex. This pack is worth 10 points plus what you earn in the quizzes (each quiz is worth 10!). What you’ll need: – Pen and paper – Worksheets (found at the bottom of the relevant tab) Binary to Hexadecimal Hexadecimal to Denary … Read More
This pack will help you get started, with instructions on how to install things! What you’ll need: – Internet access – Computer access Getting Started with Python Getting Started with Greenfoot Here, we go through two methods to getting started with Python: – using the website https://app.edublocks.org/#python – installing Python and IDLE on a computer. This can be found at … Read More