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About the Course

The explosive growth of the “Internet of Things” is changing our world and the rapid drop in price for typical IoT components is allowing people to innovate new designs and products at home. In this first class in the specialization you will learn the importance of IoT in society, the current components of typical IoT devices and trends for the future. IoT design considerations, constraints and interfacing between the physical world and your device will also be covered. You will also learn how to make design trade-offs between hardware and software. We'll also cover key components of networking to ensure that students understand how to connect their device to the Internet. Please note that this course does not include discussion forums. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Define the term “Internet of Things” 2. State the technological trends which have led to IoT 3. Describe the impact of IoT on society 4. Define what an embedded system is in terms of its interface 5. Enumerate and describe the components of an embedded system 6. Describe the interactions of embedded systems with the physical world 7. Name the core hardware components most commonly used in IoT devices 8. Describe the interaction between software and hardware in an IoT device 9. Describe the role of an operating system to support software in an IoT device 10. Explain the use of networking and basic networking hardware 11. Describe the structure of the Internet 12. Describe the meaning of a “network protocol” 13. Explain MANETs and their relation to IoT...

Top reviews

Sep 17, 2017

good course :)\n\nplease review my assignment to complete my course :(\n\n

Oct 26, 2020

This course is full of benefit. Content of the course is very accurate. Teacher who was teaching was also good. I would suggest to all the beginner to learn this topic who are interested in IoT field.

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By Eunice T F V

Jun 19, 2020

The best course about Introduction of IoT

By Manikant R

Jun 6, 2020

Everything is well explained, good course

By Lucca M d M

May 25, 2020

Very clarifying intro to the IoT universe

By Jayarama K C

Apr 20, 2020

instructor delivery and examples are good

By Fady M L

Dec 20, 2019

give excellent background for IOT systems

By Ahmed R S S

Mar 6, 2019

Great Course with such a great professor!

By Jase T

Aug 13, 2018

The lectures and material are intriguing!

By Anuhya J

Apr 19, 2016

very neatly organised . Great teaching :)

By Chandra P V

Feb 16, 2021

This was really useful for me personally


Nov 25, 2020

Muy buena la forme de compartir el curso

By Shaeemuddin A

Aug 17, 2020

Amazing Course for basic learning on IoT

By kasiyammal m

Aug 16, 2020

Excellent course by UCI through Coursera

By Shuvajit M

Aug 9, 2020

Very good course for Internet of Things.

By Faisal N

Jul 13, 2020

Excellent content and easy to understand

By Pranali P P

Jun 30, 2020

amazing course and highly recommendable.

By Mohammad A S

Jun 28, 2020

Amazing! My formal introduction to IoTs.

By Gokul s s

Jun 1, 2020

It is very good course.i really enjoy it

By Aamir K

May 20, 2020

An interesting course for the beginners.


May 16, 2020

Learnt the new skills from this platform

By Anil D

Nov 29, 2019

Very Clear and well thought .

Thank you .

By shaik m k

Jun 10, 2018

very useful to know and learn the basics

By Fernando H U

Nov 24, 2017

The course is basic but it is very good!

By Saleh A K

Jun 17, 2017

It was a great course for the beginners.

By Duc T N

Jun 4, 2017

It is very basic and easy to understand.

By Javier F H

Oct 1, 2016

Very Good master. Easy to learn with us.