UMP STEM Activities
Intoduction to mBot Robotics
48 students and 12 teachers from primary schools in Pekan District participated in this one-day mBot Introduction Program in UMP STEM Lab. The session is conducted by Dr. Nurul Hazlina, Dr. Rizal, Dr Fatimah and En. Zahir.
The program begin with a simple exercise on computer instructions, robot assembly, mBlock programming and electronic sensors. Later, the students constructed line tracer and obstacle avoidance robots. In between the sessions, UMP Robocon team showcased the robots that were used in the recent Robocon 2018 competetion. The school children soon competed in a mini challenge, which require them to remotely cotrol the Robocon robots.