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Matrix TSL Learning and Teaching Courses

Principles of lighting level 3

These worksheets teach the principles of designing lighting systems for domestic and industrial buildings.

Automatics Electro-pneumatics

Enhance your knowledge of pneumatic systems with electrically operated valves and sensors.

Robot arm development

Learn how to programme the AllCode robot arm in manual movement, automatic pick & place, API control and more.

Operational amplifiers

A series of experiments which investigate the properties and function of operational amplifiers.

Microcontroller systems

Investigate circuits and system construction based on the popular PIC microcontroller.

Electrical installation 1

Future plumbers or electricians can gain a fundamental understanding of the basic principles of electricity.

Intro to motors, generators and hybrids

Automotive students can investigate the principles behind motors and generators and understand hybrid vehicles.

Intermediate Electronic Engineering

An introduction to electronics through a series of practical experiments from bulbs in series to radio circuits.

Industrial Sense and Control

Sensors and control systems - components, circuit diagrams and the Programmable Logic Controller (PLC).

Hybrid Vehicle System

This course covers the basic principles and concepts involved in hybrid vehicle design and implementation.

Introduction to digital electronics

Introducing students to digital electronics in an automotive context through a series of practical experiments.

Fundamentals of electricity

The fundamentals of electricity. Ideal for those who are new to the subject. Suitable for use from age 8+.

Three phase

The course introduces students to concepts used in three-phase electrical transmission and utilisation.

Sequential logic

Understanding sequential logic circuits and systems, including flip flop operation.

Intermediate electrical and electronic engineering

A series of practical activities for intermediate level courses in electrical and electronic principles.

Electronic components and circuits 2

This course introduces students to a range of components found in domestic and industrial electrical installations.

Electrical installation 3

Learn the concepts used in domestic and industrial electrical installation, including RCDs and circuit breakers.

Tranformer construction and operation

Study how transformers work, Lenz’s Law and several different properties of induced magnetism.

Fault finding

Fault finding on analogue and digital systems, using test equipment to deduce faults.

Energy and the environment

Energy resources and consumption, including renewable energy generation and energy saving measures.

Advanced electrical principles - AC

Understanding circuits to analyse voltage, reactive components, amplifiers, digital components & logic circuits.

AC Principles

Introducing students to the use of AC devices and electrical principles in automotive electrical technology.

Power and energy electronics

The concepts and devices used in a range of systems to deliver and control electrical power.

Advanced electrical principles - DC

Understanding circuits to analyse voltage, reactive components, amplifiers, digital components & logic circuits.

Automotive sense and control

The role of an Electronic Control Unit and an introduction to sensing and control circuits in motor vehicles.

Combinational logic

An introduction to individual logic gates, and how they can be constructed from other logic gates.

Transistor Amplifier

This course explores the use of bipolar and field effect transistors in switching and in amplifier circuits.

CAN bus systems and operation

Using Locktronics and MIAC to gain hands on experience of CAN bus systems, their operation & troubleshooting.

Electricity Matters 1

This course teaches the basic concept in electricity, circuits and magnetism.

Electricity Matters 2

This course teaches the basic concept in electricity, circuits and magnetism.

Electricity Matters 3

The basic principles of electricity, including electrical measurements, ammeters, voltmeters and multimeters.

Electricity Matters 4

The basic principles of electricity, including electrical measurements, ammeters, voltmeters and multimeters.

EASA Electronic Fundamentals 1

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 4 - electronic fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electronic Fundamentals 2

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 4 - electronic fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electronic Fundamentals 3

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 4 - electronic fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electronic Fundamentals 4

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 4 - electronic fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electrical Fundamentals 1

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 3 - electrical fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electrical Fundamentals 2

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 3 - electrical fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electrical Fundamentals 3

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 3 - electrical fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

EASA Electrical Fundamentals 4

For the European Safety Agency (EASA) Module 3 - electrical fundamentals - for aircraft maintenance engineers.

Advanced electronic principles Intro

Worksheets covering a wide range of components & circuits, from diode circuits to feedback & oscillator design.

Advanced electronic principles pt1

Worksheets covering a wide range of components & circuits, from diode circuits to feedback & oscillator design.

Advanced electronic principles pt2

Worksheets covering a wide range of components & circuits, from diode circuits to feedback & oscillator design.

Advanced electronic principles pt3

Worksheets covering a wide range of components & circuits, from diode circuits to feedback & oscillator design.

Advanced electronic principles pt4

Worksheets covering a wide range of components & circuits, from diode circuits to feedback & oscillator design.

Automatics Control

Learn how the combination of a controller and software can create powerful and flexible pneumatic systems.

Automatics Essentials

A complete course in pneumatic circuit design and construction.

Automatics Control Plus

Learn how the combination of a controller and software can create powerful and flexible pneumatic systems.

Robotics Course - Instructional Guide

Learn how navigate a maze, play music, record audio and much more with the AllCode robot.

Introduction to microcontroller programming

In our BTEC compatible course, learn how to program microcontrollers and how to construct circuits and systems.

Manufacturing Engineering: CNC machining

MicroCNC – a low voltage, cost effective introduction to manufacturing engineering principles.

Thermodynamics

The Thermodynamics course demonstrates temperature related behaviour of mechanical systems.

Flowcode - Getting Started Guide

Use Flowcode to program microcontrollers. It does this by using flowcharts, thus making it simpler and faster.

MIAC AllCode - Getting Started Guide

This guide will help you to learn as quickly as possible so you can make the MIAC do what you want it to.

MIAC AllCode - Flowcode Starting Guide

The MIAC PLC is supported by Flowcode, which enables the fast development of applications for your MIAC hardware.

MIAC Arduino - Getting Started Guide

The AVR Arduino MIAC can be programmed from the flowchart based IDE Flowcode or from the Arduino IDE

MIAC Raspberry Pi - Getting Started Guide

The Raspberry Pi version of the MIAC PLC offers a wide range of connectivity, language and programming options.

Source - Worksheets

The Source PSU AC/DC PSU and signal generator comes with a series of worksheets for students to go through.

Electrical installation 2

A range of assignments in electricity, basic circuits and the use of multimeters for measuring and fault diagnosis.

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)

The course intention is to teach FPGA programming in a either a block diagram or high-level descriptive language.

CAN bus Communications

This course is designed to introduce concepts required to understand CAN networks and provide practical exercises.