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Using Sensors with Arduino (AMC02)

The ‘Using Sensors with Arduino’ micro-credential will help educators demonstrate their understanding and use of sensors with Arduino. Upon successful completion, learners will receive a badge that serves as recognition for their accomplishments. This digital badge carries data on what skill was learned, evidence of that skill, and can be added to platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, and personal websites.

Required Materials:
1 - Arduino(
10 or more LEDs(
1 or more Pushbutton(
1 Buzzer(
1 Breadboard(
1 Jumper Wire Bundle(
10 or more 220 Ohm Resistors (
In addition, you will need at least one sensor. You may choose one of the sensors below OR use your own.
Proximity Sensor(
Ultrasonic Sensor(
Gas Sensor(
Light Sensor(

Alternatively, you can use this kit:
  • Introduction
  • Sensors
  • Common Sensors
  • Examples
  • Example 1 - Personal Security System
  • Example 2 - Color Sucker
  • Example 3 - Arduino Color Sensor Project
  • Further Exploration
  • Resources and References
  • Submission
  • Submission Requirements
  • Rubric
  • Submission 1 - Video Submission
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed