Cyber Literacy 2

Cyber Literacy 2

This course builds on concepts learned in Cyber Literacy 1 to explore advanced cyber engineering topics.

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Number of Units
2
Subjects
Robotics & Coding
Engineering
Humanities
Grade Levels
9
10
11
Duration (hours)
180
Overview
Cyber Literacy 2 provides high school students with a venture into some advanced cyber engineering topics. Building on information presented in Cyber Literacy, students continue to build more complex circuits and discuss autonomous devices and artificial intelligence. They also research and discuss the 4th Amendment to the US Constitution and debate current policy on privacy and rights to search and seizure.

The robotics platforms that are supported in the Cyber Literacy 2 course include the following Parallax devices: the BoeBot, ShieldBot with Arduino, and cyber:bot with micro:bit.
Cyber Connections
Coding/Programming
Cybersecurity
Privacy
Secure Communications
Threats and Vulnerabilities
Cyber Hygiene
Digital Citizenship
Laws and Ethics
Cyberbullying
Networks and Internet
Hardware and Software
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What You'll Teach
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Systems Engineering
Content

Overview: Using a robotics platform, students will engage in programming while investigating the impacts of technology and its uses. Students create, modify, and troubleshoot increasingly challenging activities as they learn particular programming languages. 

Grades: 9, 10, 11

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Liberal Arts
Content

Overview:Students research, investigate, debate, and develop opinions on topics related to personal privacy and security, constitutional protections, search and seizure protocols, cyberbullying, and digital citizenship.

Grades: 9, 10, 11

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Materials
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Boe-Bot kit

Boe-Bot Kit

Available through Parallax.com

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cyber:bot kit

cyber:bot Robot Kit - with micro:bit

Available through Parallax.com

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 Cyber.org Shield Bot Kit

Shield-Bot with Arduino Kit

Available through Parallax.com

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 Cyber Literacy Supply Kit

Cyber Literacy Supply Kit

Available through Parallax.com

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 cyber:bot without micro:bit

cyber:bot Robot Kit (without micro:bit)

Available through Parallax.com

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 cyber:bot conversion kit

cyber:bot Conversion Kit

Available through Parallax.com

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 cyber:bot board for micro:bit

cyber:bot board for micro:bit

Available through Parallax.com