Lesson 0 – Basics of Electronics

Basics of Electronics –









Setup –

  1. The videos on this page are meant to introduce you to some of the fundamentals of electronics
  2. We would recommend that you spend sometime listening to the videos listed on this page before you proceed to the next tutorial.

Prerequisites –

  1. BBC micro:bit –
    1. This development track makes extensive use of the BBC micro:bit.
    2. If you haven’t purchased a BBC micro:bit yet you might want to head over to OzToyLib and pick one up now.
    3. We would recommend that you pick up the BBC micro:bit kit which comes with a battery pack, usb cable and the real micro:bit.
    4. We will be using the official online python editor to write code for all our tutorials. No investment required here.
  2. BBC micro:bit Starter Kit –
    1. You can purchase the Starter Kit through the OzToyLib store – 37 Sensors, 1 Shield BBC micro:bit Starter Kit
    2. Please note that the BBC micro:bit needs to be purchased separately from the 37 Sensors, 1 Shield BBC micro:bit Starter Kit.
    3. You can purchase the 37 Sensors, 1 Shield BBC micro:bit Starter Kit at OzToyLib.
  3. You can also look up each of these products at your local electronics hobby store.

Reference –

  1. To learn more about the BBC micro:bit please visit – <Link>
  2. To learn more about global re-sellers of the BBC micro:bit please please visit – <Link>

Questions