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Learner Career Outcomes

54%

started a new career after completing these courses

41%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 11 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese

Instructor

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Ian Harris 

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Department of Computer Science
241,338 Learners
9 Courses

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Module 1

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 56 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.1 - Electrical Circuits4m
Lecture 1.2 - Electrical Properties6m
Lecture 1.3 - Ohm's Law3m
Lecture 2.1 - Electrical Components8m
Lecture 2.2 - Diodes5m
Lecture 2.3 - Switches, Potentiometers7m
Lecture 3.1 - Wiring8m
Lecture 3.2 - Wiring Demo, Pushbutton5m
Lecture 3.3 - Wiring Demo, Potentiometer5m
3 readings
Pre-Course Survey10m
Course Overview10m
Module 1 Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz16m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Module 2

3 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 57 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.1. - Sensors10m
Lecture 1.2 - Resistive Sensors12m
Lecture 1.3 - Resistive Sensor Demo3m
Lecture 2.1 - Actuators6m
Lecture 2.2 - Analog Actuators3m
Lecture 2.3 - Pulse Width Modulation6m
Lecture 3.1 - Demo Fade Example3m
Lecture 3.2 - Making Sounds5m
Lecture 3.3 - Demo Music System3m
1 reading
Module 2 Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz16m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Module 3

3 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 61 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.1 - Arduino Libraries8m
Lecture 1.2 - EEPROM (Updated)7m
Lecture 1.3 - Masking (Updated)10m
Lecture 2.1 - I2C Communication6m
Lecture 2.2 - I2C Transactions4m
Lecture 2.3 - Sending Bits6m
Lecture 3.1 - Wire Library4m
Lecture 3.2 - Master Communication4m
Lecture 3.3 - Slave Operation6m
1 reading
Module 3 Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz16m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Module 4

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 60 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.1 - Arduino Shields6m
Lecture 1.2 - Ethernet Shield7m
Lecture 1.3 - Ethernet Library6m
Lecture 2.1 - Ethernet Client4m
Lecture 2.2 - Client Examples4m
Lecture 2.3 - Ethernet Server5m
Lecture 2.4 - Ethernet Shield Demo11m
Lecture 3.1 - WiFi Shield5m
Lecture 3.2 - WiFi Shield Demo7m
2 readings
Module 4 Reading10m
End-of-Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz16m
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Top reviews from Interfacing with the Arduino

By APJan 26th 2016

Great course! You will learn much on Arduino projects and Arduino Shields.\n\nThis course earns my highest recommendations and is ideal for someone who wants to learn more on IoT.

By RKJun 8th 2017

If you are new or eager to learn about the Arduino, this course bring you up to speed. Though I played with Arduino little bit before this class, this class put me in right path.

About the An Introduction to Programming the Internet of Things (IOT) Specialization

Design, create, and deploy a fun IoT device using Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms. This Specialization covers embedded systems, the Raspberry Pi Platform, and the Arduino environment for building devices that can control the physical world. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply the skills you learned by designing, building, and testing a microcontroller-based embedded system, producing a unique final project suitable for showcasing to future employers. Please note that this specialization does not offer discussion forums....
An Introduction to Programming the Internet of Things (IOT)

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