DT Challenge - 7/8 Python - Introduction to Microbit
Discover how embedded hardware (micro:bit) and software (MicroPython) combine to create digital systems that you can interactive with!
To do the challenge offline use this guide to support students.
|Content type||Student challenges|
|Core and overarching concepts||Computational thinking, Algorithms, Implementation (programming)|
|Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)||
Investigate how digital systems represent text, image and audio data in binary
Design algorithms represented diagrammatically and in English, and trace algorithms to predict output for a given input and to identify errors
Implement and modify programs with user interfaces involving branching, iteration and functions in a general-purpose programming language
Evaluate how student solutions and existing information systems meet needs, are innovative, and take account of future risks and sustainability
|Technologies & Programming Languages||Python|
|Keywords||Data: Collection, Representation, Interpretation, Specification, Algorithms, Implementation, Interactions, Python, Australian Computing Academy, Microbit|
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