Getting started with Banana Pro

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Location
Online
Dates
Can be taken anytime
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Accreditation
Yes (Details)
Language
English
Course Fee
$10

Course Overview

About this Course:

This is an introductory course about the credit card sized Banana Pro. This course is useful for those who are interested in exploring the possibilities of Banana Pro as a computer. The course does not assume any prior knowledge of computers or programming. However, a knowledge of Linux operating system and Python programming language would greatly help you in getting up to speed.

The course will teach you to hook up the Banana Pro with a keyboard and monitor so that you can use it as a low-cost computer. You will also learn how to step into the world of physical computing something that you normally do not do with your home computer or laptop.

You will learn to build two complete projects. The first one teaches you how to make a magic candle and turn it ON or OFF by just blowing air as you do in birthday parties. By doing this, you will learn how to code and interact with physical devices such as sensors.

The second project involves building a smoke and gas detector with e-mail notifier to enhance the safety in your kitchen area. You will use the Banana Pro to design the circuit and Python program to code the sensor.

You will also learn how to install Android operating system in your Banana Pro and experience the Android interface. The course provides complete source code for both the projects. The entire course can be completed within a week, including the hardware assembly for the magic candle and smoke sensor. By the end of this course, you will learn how to boot and wire up a Banana Pro and write your own Python code to interact with physical world.

Basic knowledge:

The course does not assume any prior knowledge of computers or programming A knowledge of Linux operating system and Python programming language would greatly help you in getting up to speed

Who should take this course

Makers, hobbyists, and tinkerers. Teachers and trainers. Students. Programmers and developers. Electronic enthusiasts.

Accreditation

Course Completion Certificate

Course content

What you will learn:

  • Wire up your Banana Pro with keyboard and monitor to create a fully functional computer
  • Get to know how Banana Pro is different from Raspberry Pi
  • Learn to build a magic electronic candle and turn it ON or OFF by just blowing air
  • Learn how to code in Python and interact with physical devices such as sensors
  • Build a smoke and gas detector with e-mail notifier to enhance the safety in your kitchen
  • Install Android operating system in your Banana Pro and use it as a mobile device

About Course Provider

Simpliv LLC, a platform for learning and teaching online courses. We basically focus on online learning which helps to learn business concepts, software technology to develop personal and professional goals through video library by recognized industry experts or trainers.

Why Simpliv

With the ever-evolving industry trends, there is a constant need of the professionally designed learning solutions that deliver key innovations on time and on a budget to achieve long-term success.

Simpliv understands the changing needs and allows the global learners to evaluate their technical abilities by aligning the learnings to key business objectives in order to fill the skills gaps that exist in the various business areas including IT, Marketing, Business Development, and much more.

How to enroll?

You can book the course instantly by paying on GulfTalent.

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