The importance of robotics skills to engineering

Burgess, Mike
January 2008
DEMM: Engineering & Manufacturing;Jan2008, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports that secondary school students in New Zealand will compete for the first time in an international robotics competition. According to a U.S. university study, this will double the likelihood of students selecting a science or technology related career. The 2008 FIRST Robotics Competition is beneficial to students in a way that it will help them discover the rewards and excitement of science, engineering and technology.


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