Jan 27, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog

CISS 180 Introduction to Robotics

This course provides an overview of robotics and embedded systems and focuses on developing the skills, techniques and design principles required to program embedded systems and create functioning and properly documented robotic prototypes. Course topics include: contemporary robotic systems technologies and their social impact and embedded programming that includes: robotic system motion, control dynamics, sensors, autonomous intelligent robotic systems and real time systems. This course is both a theoretical and hands on course with significant programming assignments in Java for the Lego NXT and AR Parrot Drone environments.
Pre-requisite(s): CISS 100 Introduction to Computing and Information Sciences  and (CISS 109 Python Programming  or  CISS 110 Programming and Logic I with a final grade of “C” or better or by permission of the Department Chairperson.
Terms Offered: Summer
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 4