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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

What Is the Internet of Things (IoT)?

10 videos (Total 67 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.1: IoT Example: The Refrigerator10m
Lecture 1.2: IoT Devices9m
Lecture 1.3: IoT Devices vs. Computers6m
Lecture 2.1: Trends in the Adoption of IoT7m
Lecture 2.2: IoT Is Powerful and Pervasive9m
Lecture 3.1: Societal Benefits of IoT5m
Lecture 3.2: Risks, Privacy, and Security11m
4 readings
Pre-Course Survey10m
Course Overview10m
Module 1 Objectives1m
Module 1 Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz16m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Embedded Systems

9 videos (Total 66 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Lecture 1.3: Generic Embedded Systems Structure9m
Lecture 2.1: Components of Embedded Systems8m
Lecture 2.2: More on Components of Embedded Systems6m
Lecture 2.3: Sensors and Actuators (in the Lab)2m
Lecture 3.1: Analog/Digital Conversion9m
Lecture 3.2: Basic Equipment9m
2 readings
Module 2 Objectives10m
Module 2 Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz16m
Week
3
4 hours to complete

Hardware and Software

9 videos (Total 68 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Lecture 1.3: Microcontroller Properties (Updated)13m
Lecture 2.1: Microcontroller Components10m
Lecture 2.2: Compilation and Interpretation6m
Lecture 2.3: Python vs. C/C++9m
Lecture 3.1: Operating Systems6m
Lecture 3.2: Task Support5m
2 readings
Module 3 Objectives10m
Module 3 Readings10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz16m
Week
4
4 hours to complete

Networking and the Internet

10 videos (Total 56 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Lecture 1.3: Networking Components (Lab Tour)2m
Lecture 2.1: Internet Structure6m
Lecture 2.2: Protocols8m
Lecture 2.3: Protocol Stack6m
Lecture 3.1: TCP/IP Application Layer6m
Lecture 3.2: MANETs7m
Lecture 3.3: Packet Capture Demo6m
3 readings
Module 4 Objectives10m
Module 4 Readings10m
End-of-Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz16m
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Top reviews from Introduction to the Internet of Things and Embedded Systems

By MESep 18th 2017

good course :)\n\nplease review my assignment to complete my course :(\n\nhttps://www.coursera.org/learn/iot/peer/qYW91/module-1-peer-review-identify-and-analyze-a-device/review/VBUuMpl_EeeuPhL2ByDlUA

By LLNov 27th 2017

Great class! Overall, it covers mostly the basics of Internet of Things. Good for those who are new to the field. Would not recommend it to those who have some knowledge on embedded systems already.

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Ian Harris

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Department of Computer Science

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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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