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EXPLORATIONS IN ENGINEERING

Discover engineering concepts as you assemble the electronic components to build and program a Piper with Raspberry Pi micro-computer. Move on to explore structural and electrical engineering as you build mega structures in Minecraft and then use Redstone to add levers, switches and devices to power your world.

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SKILL LEVEL

  • Beginner to Intermediate

SOFTWARE

  • Minecraft

HARDWARE

  • Piper Kit

LAB FEE

  • $285

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WHAT WILL I LEARN?

 

  • How to build a micro-computer & learn about electronics

  • Critical thinking & problem solving

  • The fundamentals of electrical circuitry

  • The fundamentals of architectural design

  • How to create Redstone-powered devices in Minecraft

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WHAT WILL I CREATE?

 

  • Piper with Raspberry Pi mini-computer

  • A Minecraft world with custom-built structures

  • Redstone-powered items, such as logic gates, switches & custom circuits