10TEL

Year 10 Technology - Mechatronics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Yearbury

Students will learn to design, construct and programme robots using Picaxe software, as well
as assembling electronic components, using motors and programming their robots to perform a variety of tasks. They will also be studying mechanics and how to combine these skills as mechatronics.

Mechatronics can lead to a wide range of career pathways including, CNC manufacturing,
engineering, surgery and automation.


Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in electronics and computing.

Pathway