Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)



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This introduction to Internet of Things (IoT) short course uses the Cisco Network Academy 'Introduction to IoT' program. It will provide you with a basic understanding of IoT, including:
  • What the Internet of Things is
  • How it affects business processes
  • The digital transformation across all industries.

This introduction to Internet of Things (IoT) short course utilises the Cisco Network Academy 'Introduction to IoT' program to provide participants with a basic understanding of IoT, including what it is and how it affects business processes and digital transformation across all industries.

Participants will work through the Cisco learning resources, let by a qualified Certified Cisco Academy Instructor (CCAI) from VU Polytechnic. Upon completion of the program individuals will have an increased understanding of how IoT is bridging the gap between operations and IT systems, how standard business processes are being transformed, basic security concerns that need to be considered when implementing IoT solutions and how digital transformation is creating a boom in economic opportunity. These learnings will broaden an individual’s organisational awareness and allow them to join in discussion regarding IoT concepts.

This program is delivered over two (2) weeks with access to a one (1) hour facilitated interactive webinar weekly. The webinar sessions are recorded to enable participates to allow flexibility for the learner to complete the online material.

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course. Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

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This course has no specific admission requirements.

This program requires participants to have solid digital literacy skills and be capable with digital technology. The course will assume that participants who commence have a reasonable grasp of general computing skills such as email, navigating a Windows or MAC OS, internet searches and navigating a webpage to find information, attend an online webinar.