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English
Subtitles: English, Arabic

Skills you will gain

CybersecurityWearable DevicesInternet Of Things (IOT)Wearable Technology

Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

36%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

17%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 12 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English, Arabic

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Welcome to Cybersecurity and the Internet of Things!

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 13 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
How To Succeed In This Course1m
How Organizations Address IoT1m
IoT in the Business World4m
5 readings
Learning Objectives1m
What is the Internet of Things?15m
The Internet of Things – Promise for the Future? An Introduction20m
Internet of Things to generate 400 zettabytes of data by 201810m
Internet of Things – New security and privacy challenges20m
1 practice exercise
Introduction Quiz18m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

IoT and the Industrial Sector

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 14 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
IoT and its Use in Organizations2m
IoT and Organizational Risks1m
The Future of Corporate IoT1m
Industrial Sector and IoT: A Second Look4m
7 readings
Learning Objectives10m
Internet of Things in Industries: A Survey10m
The Internet of Things in an Enterprise Context10m
Internet of Things Technology and its Application in Smart Grid10m
A Survey on Internet of Things: Security and Privacy Issues10m
Internet of Things in healthcare: Interoperability and security issues10m
Putting It All Together5m
2 practice exercises
Practice Quiz: IoT and the Industrial Sector Practice20m
Quiz on IoT and the Industrial Sector1h
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

IoT and the Connected Home

4 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 8 min), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Your Connected Home5m
6 readings
Learning Objectives1m
Smart Community: An Internet of Things Application15m
Internet of Things: A Survey on Enabling Technologies, Protocols, and Applications (p. 2347-2360 only)20m
The Internet of Things: Risks in the Connected Home18m
How IoT is challenging enterprise security10m
Putting It All Together10m
2 practice exercises
IoT and the Connected Home Practice Quiz20m
IoT and the Connected Home20m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

IoT and Consumer Wearables

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 10 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Consumer Wearables and the Organizational Risks1m
Future Opportunities for IoT2m
IoT and the Cloak of Invisibility3m
7 readings
Learning Objectives1m
Sensor Mania! The Internet of Things, Wearable Computing, Objective Metrics, and the Quantified Self 2.030m
CES 2016: Fashion meets function in smartwatches, fitness trackers and other wearables10m
Wearable Technology and the Internet of Things20m
As IoT risks rise, security vendors won’t meet challenge, says Gartner10m
Regulating the Internet of Things: First Steps Toward Managing Discrimination, Privacy, Security, and Consent (p. 128-131 only)10m
Putting It All Together5m
2 practice exercises
IoT and Consumer Wearables Practice Quiz20m
IoT and Consumer Wearables40m

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About the Cybersecurity: Developing a Program for Your Business Specialization

Cybersecurity is an essential business skill for the evolving workplace. For-profit companies, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations all need technologically proficient, business-savvy information technology security professionals. In this Specialization, you will learn about a variety of processes for protecting business assets through policy, education and training, and technology best practices. You’ll develop an awareness of the risks and cyber threats or attacks associated with modern information usage, and explore key technical and managerial topics required for a balanced approach to information protection. Topics will include mobility, the Internet of Things, the human factor, governance and management practices....
Cybersecurity: Developing a Program for Your Business

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