Wearable Technologies - Durmuş Sabuncu (KU Partner)
In this course, students will integrate technology into their clothing and design smart clothes. Everyday clothing and accessories will be transformed using the electronic card Arduino Lilypad. The students will have the opportunity to discover the advantages of technology and how it benefits our everyday life while also improving their engineering perspective. They will start sewing with conductive thread and design their own lighted badges. They will use motion, sound and light sensors to transform their clothing into a programmable technology design. At the end of this course, the students will have both developed their programming and design skills.