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    For my Computing Project I am thinking of doing something with embedded systems / electronics based. I am bad with coming up with ideas.
    Does anybody have any good ideas of what I could make?
    Can't be really difficult, somewhat intermediate level.
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    If you're interested in embedded systems, you could consider a project using an Arduino - some ideas here:

    https://playground.arduino.cc/Projects/Ideas
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    (Original post by winterscoming)
    If you're interested in embedded systems, you could consider a project using an Arduino - some ideas here:

    https://playground.arduino.cc/Projects/Ideas
    I'm definitely going to do a project using Arduino. I just need to find a suitable one which could get me high marks
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    (Original post by Jay1960)
    I'm definitely going to do a project using Arduino. I just need to find a suitable one which could get me high marks
    Did you check the list I linked? there seem to be some good ones on that for Arduino.

    The best kinds of projects for getting marks are those where you can get something really simple working very quickly, and then gradually add new features to it to increase the complexity one step at a time. So you could start with one on the 'easy' list and keep adding features until it meets the complexity criteria for your exam board.

    For example, you could start out with something like a burglar alarm which "trips" from a single sensor as your basic project, then later add support for multiple sensors, then add the ability to isolate different sensors so that you can configure which ones are active, then perhaps add a PIN input system with a keypad, etc.

    Or alternatively maybe create a simulator for a complex road junction with traffic lights where pedestrians can press a button to cross - to start with you might have a very simple linear road on its own with a single set of lights and a button for pedestrians to press a button to cross, then later add an intersection with more lights which stop traffic turning from other different directions when pedestrians are crossing, then after that you could add some timers for traffic flow management, etc,
 
 
 

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