Robotics

Robotics

Bring machines to life by learning to combine the fundamentals of computer science and engineering in practical real-world projects.
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Futuristic programs attract future-focused students.

With over 25% of our graduates coming from the top 20 ranked universities in the US, our programs have a proven record of attracting top students.

Increase the quality of your high school’s student applications and enrollment by offering a cutting-edge futuristic program.

Individual attention from industry experts.

With limited class sizes, our expert teachers can give individualized support and feedback to every student. Students will gain invaluable perspective and a mentor who will advise them throughout the program.

Gareth Thompson

Educator for Resolute Robotics

Gareth is an entrepreneurial electronic engineer who graduated from the University of Pretoria in 2016. After graduating, he worked at Softcon, where he got to practically apply his theoretical knowledge. Gareth then went on to work as a Data Analyst for Optimi. This is when he found that his true passion lay in Robotic Microprocessors and Control Systems.Gareth’s love for sharing his passion has led him into the education space where he now specialises in teaching High School Students the various fundamentals and complex concepts behind Electronics and Robotics.

Develop a fundamental skill set.

In the first part of this program, students will gain a deeper understanding of this learning stream and acquire a set of practical skills vital to their chosen discipline.
Simulations

Use Tinkercad to simulate circuits with code

Circuit Theory

Learn the fundamentals of circuit theory

Programming

Learn to create interactive electric objects with Arduino

Autonomous Car

Create an autonomous robot that detects and follows a line

Access Control

Learn about Access Control by using RFID Tags

Python

Learn to code and develop games in Python

Practical skills applied to real-world projects.

The robotics curriculum culminates with real-world projects. Industry and company needs change fast, and so do the projects as they evolve to match these changes. Below is an example of a project:

The Robotics curriculum culminates with Game Development in Python. Students will learn essential game development concepts such as controlling player and non-player sprites, implementing in-game physics and collision, object-oriented game design, randomization and artificial intelligence.

High school students rub shoulders with expert alumni.

Your students will get to be part of an elite network and have access to an ever-growing iX Alumni Community. Many of these past students come from the world's top universities, and have gone on to work for Fortune 500 companies in industries relevant to LaunchPad’s learning streams.

Kyle Mettler

University of Notre Dame

"iXperience is geared toward teaching a breadth of practical, industry-relevant tools, and I believe I will apply the skills I’ve learned here for many years to come, regardless of my career path. The unwavering support of the teaching team allowed me to learn much faster than expected."

Gain a valuable addition to your school’s offering.