The Cisco Networking Academy's Internet of Things Fundamentals curriculum provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT). It develops foundational skills using hands-on lab activities that stimulate the students in applying creative problem-solving and rapid prototyping in the interdisciplinary domain of electronics, networking, security, data analytics, and business. The student-centric approach translates into the student being able to ideate, design, prototype and present an IoT solution for an identified business or society need.
|Study Type:||Part Time|
4 weeks (5 hours per week).
Start Date: April 2020 - Saturdays at 10.00am
This first course, Connecting Things, focuses on identifying, designing, prototyping, and presenting an IoT solution that securely solves a current business or social problem. This course includes hands-on practice activities and over 35 lab exercises to reinforce learning, quizzes and chapter assessments, and pre-final and final tests to measure understanding.
Tuition fees: £275
Government Subsidised: NO
Student Loan Available: NO
Please note: Fees are for 2019/20 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.
Connecting Things students should have a basic understanding of how to network devices in a LAN and connect them to the internet; an ability to solve basic algorithmic problems using a programming language; knowledge of basic physics concepts such as current, voltage, resistance, and power; and a familiarity with Cisco Packet Tracer.
Career pathways include: network administration, IoT device management, security administration, business analytics, IoT data analyst, IoT product manager, digital security and privacy, and many more jobs that have yet to emerge.
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Last updated - 01/05/19