Assessment

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Criteria Silver Gold Platinum
Research Research alternative alarms that can be triggered by a sensor    
Analogue Sensors Create a light sensing circuit Create a program that causes LEDs to respond to light levels Create a program that records a light level and responds when that level is exceeded
Circuit Design Use a virtual voltmeter to diagnose problems Create a complete Drawer Alarm circuit  
PCB Design Create a viable PCB Create a PCB no larger than 100mm x 100mm with no jump wires Create a PCB no larger than 50mm x 50mm with no jump wires
Soldering and Construction Build a working drawer alarm Build a working drawer alarm with neat soldering Build a working drawer alarm with neat soldering and tidy flying leads
Programming Program a drawer alarm to respond to light levels Program a drawer alarm to respond to light levels and have an arming sequence Program a drawer alarm to respond to light levels and include secret shutdown mode