AI and Robotics



Students can take part in two Masterclass activities to provide an overview of AI and Robotics. These activities include:

  1. Using a micro-controller to control traffic lights and motors
  2. Using AI cameras to recognise people faces - Biometric identification and spoofing
  3. Programming a robot arm to stack 4 bricks challenge i.e. lift and stack
  4. Sample 'LIFE on MARS' training to design robots to enable us to live on Mars. The students will then hear about the range of career pathways in this area.

Key facts

On campus
Full day
Key Stage
Key Stage 3
Key Stage 4
Key Stage 5
Gatsby benchmarks
4. Linking curriculum learning to careers
7. Encounters with further and higher education

Example programme

10.00 – Welcome and Overview Activity 

10.15– Masterclass Mini Lecture / Interactive Workshops 

12.00 – Lunch 

12.30 – Masterclass Mini Lecture / Interactive Workshops 

14.15 – Careers in AI & Robotics 

Programme options 

Content can be amended for pre or post 16 students. 

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021