Physical computing

Developer

Process input data to monitor or react to the environment

Qualifying statement:

Learners can use a computer or microcontroller to design and write programs to process data from external sources, and to control output devices that react to or alter their environment. They can design and write programs to monitor various aspects of an environment.

Example outcomes

  • Combine and process data from multiple sources to build a real-time system
  • Use, and extrapolate values from, input data to make predictions about a system
  • Use output devices to react to live data

Example projects