Internet of Things (IoT)

You’ll develop the cultural awareness and critical thinking skills you need to analyze and produce a broad range of discourse in a full spectrum of careers — and to make a difference in whatever you do.

Course Description:

This course provides students with an introduction to Internet of Things and covers the concepts, terms, and patterns of an IoT solution. Students participating in this course will learn about the device programming, data analytics, machine learning, solution design skills, industry verticals that are using IoT; the architectural components of an IoT solution and the steps and approaches for evaluating and implementing IoT in your business. We will look at the ‘things’ that make up the Internet of Things, examine the concept of IoT, examine cybersecurity and privacy issues, optimization of processes, including how those components are connected together, how they communicate and how they value add to the data generated to help you develop skills and experiences you can employ in designing novel systems.

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Course Outline:

Course Outline:  
Computer Literacy  
Getting Started with the Internet of Things (IoT)  
Introduction to Device Programming for IoT  
Introduction to Cloud Services for IoT  
IoT Device Configuration and Communication  
Project – Internet of Things(IoT)  

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course student will be able to:

  • Understand what IoT is and the difference between a commercial IoT device and a
    consumer IoT device
  • Explain how IoT can be used to support business needs in industries like
    Manufacturing, Energy, Healthcare, Retail, and Transportation
  • Describe the components of an IoT Architecture
  • Describe the security considerations that must be addressed when implementing an IoT
  • Describe software and services that go into an IoT solution and how security
    considerations are addressed within the implementation
  • Developing predictive maintenance and other ML solutions for IoT scenarios.
  • Able to configure the latest tools and implement data analytics and storage
    requirements for their IoT solutions.
  • Describe the communication, data, and process pathways implemented within an IoT
  • Discover and report the trends in your business data that lead to insights and
    improvements, how to use the latest data visualization tools to create reports using
    historical and live data.
  • Describe the device categories available in the marketplace and characteristics of
    commonly used devices
  • Evaluate and align a use case scenario or problem statement with a real-world IoT
    implementation and architecture
  • Explain one or more approaches for implementing an IoT solution based on a use case
    scenario or problem statement

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program will be able to start their career with entry-level positions in medium to large-sized companies as
application programmer
cloud developer
computer application programmer
computer programmer
Embedded IoT Engineer
Interactive media programmer
IoT Engineer
Informatics quality assurance (QA) analyst
Minicomputer systems programmer
Multimedia programmer
Operating systems programmer
Programmer analyst
Software programmer
Special effects programmer
Systems programmer
Web programmer
Course Duration:180 Hours


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