Internet of Things: Tech & Applications

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Internet of Things: Tech & Applications

First, we had the internet of computers. Then with the advent of email and social media, along with mobile technology, it became the internet of people. Today’s world is increasingly becoming the internet of things. With advances in battery power, sensors, and computer chips, more and more devices are being connected to the internet. This will allow them to be monitored, controlled, and used more effectively for people and businesses. This course will examine the trends and opportunities surrounding the Internet of Things. Students will learn about the technologies, hardware, and software that underpin the Internet of Things. The course will examine a variety of end-market applications in our homes, businesses, and cities. Finally, students will learn about the many career opportunities that the Internet of Things will enable.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • The definition of the Internet of Things (“IoT”), machine-to-machine, and other key terms related to the IoT
  • Key technologies that have contributed to the development of the IoT
  • Hardware, sensors, and software that make up the IoT
  • About applications of IoT in various end-markets, such as the home, work, healthcare, cars, and cities
  • and more…
  • Software Development
  • Cybersecurity
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • IoT Product Management
  • IoT Research and Development
  • and many more…

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • Predictions of the growth of connected devices and the adoption of IoT in various use cases
  • Reports of the impact of the IoT on the economy, environment, and jobs
  • Discussions of the impact the internet have had on various industries.
  • Evaluations of how the use of IoT in-home systems such as heating, cooling, and sprinklers can improve resource efficiency and reduce maintenance problems
  • and more…
  • Critical thinking
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem-solving
  • Design thinking
  • and many more…

 

System/Equipment Requirements

  • A general word processing program (Word, Google Doc, etc.)