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Scratch for Digital Fabrication (REMOTE)


Term:

Fall

Department:

MAS: Media Arts and Sciences

Faculty Supervisor:

Hiroshi Ishii

Faculty email:

ishii@media.mit.edu

Apply by:

ASAP

Contact:

Alice Hong, alicesh@mit.edu

Project Description

This project is based on a browser-based educational programming language (Scratch) to generate patterns for digital fabrication. It is easy to use, requiring no prior knowledge in programming, and design. It is useful for young people and beginners to experiment with coded design. You will design, code, test, and analyze software programs and applications. This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying software specifications. Please reach out for more information.

Pre-requisites

-experience in JavaSript, possibly Reacts JS -experience in Arduino to actuate a motor. -strong understanding of web development technologies and frameworks, including HTML5, CSS -visual communicator, who can create mockups, wireframes, and layouts that promote ease of use and optimize how users interact with new features