IoT Fundamentals Course Description

101 IoT Introduction to IoT

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Course Hours – 27    

Full-Time Attendance Weeks – 3 

Part-Time Attendance Weeks – 8


Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT) provides an overview of the concepts and opportunities in the Digital Transformation.  It introduces the concept of a networked foundation connecting billions of things and trillions of gigabytes of data to enhance decision making and interactions.




Requirements and Prerequisites: None



Course Overview

Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT) provides students a sample of emerging technologies such as data analytics, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity. It also introduces how to connect and secure popular smart devices, such as digital voice assistants, thermostats, video doorbells with ease. Students enrolled in this course will:


Discover technical details of IoT devices driving automation.


Apply basic programming to support installation of IoT devices. 


Understand how data provides value to automation in the digitized world.


Create, design, and prototype an IoT solution for an identified business or society need.


Discover opportunities provided by IoT.


Meet Cisco Systems employees as mentors


Write resume for desired career pathway and enroll into Cisco dedicated job board

102 CYB Intro to Cybersecurity

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Course Hours – 27  

Full-Time Attendance Weeks – 3

Part-Time Attendance Weeks – 8

 

The demand for cybersecurity professionals has grown 3 times faster than any other IT job role and training a cybersecurity workforce is a priority of many governments and organizations. The regular attempts and occurrence of cyber attacks has fueled the tremendous demand for professionals with cybersecurity skills.



Requirements and Prerequisites:

Introduction to IoT 


Course Overview

Introduction to Cybersecurity introduces students to characteristics of cybercrime, security principles, technologies, and procedures to defend networks. Students enrolled in this course will:




Learn procedures to implement data confidentiality, integrity, availability and security controls 


Management and Maintenance of networks, servers and applications.


Understand security principles and how to develop security policies that comply with cybersecurity laws.


Learn critical thinking skills to Out-Think a HackerTM


Learn technical writing skills to write emails, reports etc.


Complete data breach capstone

Learn to write Federal resume for Department of Defense jobs