Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1: Introduction

    • Before you start: Please tell us a bit about yourself

    • How to use this course

    • Welcome to Exploring the Deep Bit by Bit

    • Welcome survey

  • 2

    Chapter 2: What is the deep sea?

    • Welcome to Chapter 2!

    • Animals of the deep

    • How deep is the deep sea?

    • Journey of Depths: Google Earth

    • Exploring the deep

    • Pilot an ROV

    • ROV'n down in the deep

    • Tech in the deep

  • 3

    Chapter 3: Coding to explore

    • Welcome to Chapter 3!

    • 360 Deep Sea Exploration

    • Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs)

    • Collaborative coding

    • Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs)

    • Practice the skills needed to code an AUV

    • ROV or AUV?

    • The challenge of ROVs and AUVs

    • What is machine learning?

    • Machine learning and the ocean

    • Try an artificial intelligence activity

    • Mid-Course Check-In

  • 4

    Chapter 4: Coding to Inspire

    • Welcome to Chapter 4!

    • Coding Monterey Bay Aquarium exhibits

    • Watch game play footage

    • Coding for empathy

    • Parts of a game

    • Brainstorm ideas using Wild 4s

    • Parts of YOUR game

    • Storyboard your game

    • Code your own game

    • Share your thoughts

  • 5

    Chapter 5: Coding for All

    • Welcome to Chapter 5!

    • Animal card sort

    • Building empathy

    • Take a deep sea animal personality quiz

    • Which deep sea animal are you?

    • Personality quiz reflection

    • Ethics & AI: Equal Access and Algorithmic Bias

    • What might YOU bring to coding?

    • Closing survey

  • 6

    Resources

    • Sparked to learn more?

    • Participate in our research study!

    • Credits