Fak’ugesi Festival Pass Toy Hack
Turn Your Badge Into a Digital Toy with Wits' School of Electrical and Information Engineering.
This workshop will teach the basics of electronics circuits by utilising the Fakugezi electronic badges to make an exciting new creation. Participants will get practical exposure to electronics and learn basic circuit building techniques and the use of various components. The workshop is targeted to primary or early high school students, but it is applicable to anybody interested in electronics.
Deshin Subramoney is an Electrical Engineer with a focus on Software Engineering. He is currently pursuing his Masters in Electrical Engineering at the University of Witwatersrand. He has worked as an Embedded Developer and Operations Specialist and is passionate about teaching courses on Software Development and Microprocessors, Additionally he has developed a learning platform to teach children programming fundamentals using a robot and kid-friendly IDE.