Denmark, Horsens

Applied Java with Lego Robot Lab

when 7 July 2014 - 25 July 2014
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 100

Would you like to learn about embedded systems and practical Java programming, using ICTs NXT LEGO Mindstorms
robots? Then this course is for you. You will learn how to input into the robot, make it perform sensory tasks and how
to control a system with real world interaction. Students build their own robot, and complete a Java programming

Course leader

Target group

- university students of all educations
- graduates from institution of higher education (universities)
- high school pupils (18+)

Course aim

During this course the student will learn to program an embedded system: the LEGO Mind-storms NXT robot in the
high level language JAVA. We will look at issues relating to programming embedded systems and digital control

Credits info

Student can choose either to be graded according to the Danish grading standards or to receive the approved/failed
To approve the course student needs to comply the following:
- all necessary assignments must be approved by the teacher
- the Course Project needs to be handed in before the deadline and presented in front of the class, a short written
description of the project needs to be prepared as well
- full attendance during the course
Everyday attendance is compulsory. In case of illness documentation from a doctor is required, and only one day off
could be accepted.
To receive a specific grade, besides mentioned above, student has to attend an official oral examination, where
questions about theoretical aspects of the Course Project will be asked.

Fee info

EUR 100: Depending on Participation Type