Internet of Things (IoT) and Sustainability – IoT Course
How can the rise of smart devices lead to a sustainable future? Explore the use of IoT technology for sustainable solutions with this online course.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone who would like to find out more about IoT and the role this technology can play in addressing sustainability challenges.
This is an introductory course so you don’t need any prior knowledge of IoT or sustainability.
What topics will you cover?
Introduction to the technical dimensions of the Internet of Things (IoT) including hardware and software essentials and the role of technology platforms
Introduction to the business dimensions of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the importance of market analysis, business strategy, value proposition, and data governance in planning, deploying, and operating IoT systems.
Overview of the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT) for tracking, measuring, and sensing to collect data that can inform decision-making toward more sustainable futures with reference to the New Zealand and International context.
Evaluation and reflection of the role of IoT in addressing sustainability challenges in a range of case studies in key industry contexts.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamentals of the Internet of Things (IoT), including technology, business strategy and data management.
Evaluate and reflect on the relevance and potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) to contribute to initiatives addressing sustainability challenges.