Programme/Approved Electives for 2021/22
Available as a Free Standing Elective
The module aims to equip students with practical and theoretical knowledge of IoT technologies and their applications in a variety of industries.The students will be able to critically evaluate and apply knowledge of IoT technologies to different types of practical applications.
Intended Learning Outcomes
critically evaluate the appropriateness of communications technologies to meet different IoT application requirements: 1,2critically evaluate the appropriateness of data analytics technologies to meet different IoT application requirements: 1,2demonstrate and apply knowledge of the IoT vertical markets and connected ecosystems: 1,2critically assess the security and privacy issues in a range of IoT applications: 1,2demonstrate and apply knowledge of some of the latest technological advances in IoT such as blockchain: 1,2
22 hours lectures;10 hours seminars/tutorials4 hours in class presentation assessment114 hours independent learning.
1: Assignment weighted 85%
Description of Module Assessment
Written ReportA comprehensive report (3000 words) on a typical IoT application in a specific industry, critically evaluating technologies used for communications, data analytics, security, and market implications.2: Presentation weighted 15%
Individual PresentationA recorded 8-minute individual presentation, played during a group seminar, with 2 minute Q & A session; the content is based on the report.