About this Specialization

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The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5340-5343, part of CU Boulder’s Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here. Embedding Sensors and Motors will introduce you to the design of sensors and motors, and to methods that integrate them into embedded systems used in consumer and industrial products. You will gain hands-on experience with the technologies by building systems that take sensor or motor inputs, and then filter and evaluate the resulting data. You will learn about hardware components and firmware algorithms needed to configure and run sensors and motors in embedded solutions.
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
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English
Subtitles: English
Shareable Certificate
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100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 7 hours/week
English
Subtitles: English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Sensors and Sensor Circuit Design

4.6
stars
423 ratings
101 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Motors and Motor Control Circuits

4.7
stars
487 ratings
111 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Pressure, Force, Motion, and Humidity Sensors

4.7
stars
86 ratings
24 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Sensor Manufacturing and Process Control

4.4
stars
47 ratings
11 reviews

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This specialization is part of the 100% online Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Colorado Boulder. If you are admitted to the full program, your courses count towards your degree learning.

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