Build a fully functioning digital clock so you are never late again. Learn how to use a Real Time Clock (RTC)module with a 7-segment display. Includes all needed components, an online course, and world class troubleshooting support.
In phase 2, upgrade your Digital Clock with an Alarm! Learn how to program and build an infrared sensor alarm that turns off by waving your hand over the sensor.
WARNING: You will need the Digital Clock project (Phase 1) in order to complete Phase 2.
Upgrade your Digital Alarm Clock with a Puzzle Alarm! In phase 3, learn how add a series of sensors and components that will need to be activiated in a randomly generated order to turn your alarm off.
WARNING: You will need the Digital Clock project (Phase 1) AND Digital Alarm Clock (Phase 2) in order to complete Phase 3.
These projects are not for beginners. We recommend completing at least a couple of projects from the Electronics curriculum first. Challenger projects are meant to test your knowledge and give you a functional product that you can use at home.
Learning electronics and coding is easy when you have a progressive curriculum to follow. Each project becomes a little bit more challenging as you learn C++ and popular electronic components.
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