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Digital industries

This set of three mini-interactive online games from Siemens explore a variety of digital industries:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Internet of Things
  • Digital Twins

Digital industries game

Each module gives a general overview of the subject and interactive activities to engage the pupils in the topic. 

  • The cybersecurity module includes  a password encryption game using a Caeser cipher. 
  • The internet of things module includes some interactive activities which show how the connectivity between devices via the internet can help create a smart home and hospital
  • The digital twins module includes a racing car simulation showing the affect on various car parts when the car accelerates and brakes, and a simulation of a car factory production line. Both activities show the value of digital twining in design.

At the end of each module there is a challenge to take away and complete, a section highlighting careers in the specified digital industry and an interactive quiz.

 

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