Undergraduate Course: Principles and Design of IoT Systems (UG) (INFR11239)
|School||School of Informatics
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course follows the delivery and assessment of Principles and Design of IoT Systems (INFR11150) exactly. Undergraduate students must register for this course, while MSc students must register for INFR11150 instead.
This course follows the delivery and assessment of Principles and Design of IoT Systems (INFR11150) exactly. Undergraduate students must register for this course, while MSc students must register for INFR11150 instead.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2022/23, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 10,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 10,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 0.5,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
Practical coursework (70% of the overall marks)
Two survey papers (30%) on foundational topics (max 5000 words) in the area of Internet of Things
||There will be a course feedback opportunity for the students mid-way and at the end of the course. There will be a formative feedback on the coursework provided to the students in Week 6 and Week 10.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Experience the end-to-end design, implementation and demonstration of a typical Internet of Things system, and gaining skills in embedded programming for the collection and processing of sensor data, processing and analysis using machine learning methods, and, displaying the results in an Android mobile application
- Gain knowledge in a selection of methods for pre-processing, feature extraction and classification of time-series sensor data, and their efficacy when applied to noisy sensor data
- Gain experience using tools such as compilers for IoT development board using inertial sensors, system-level simulators, and Android mobile applications development
- Earn the process of gathering information from primary sources such as research papers and reports for comparative study in selected foundational topics in IoT which are distilled in two survey papers
- Gain experience working with another team member with complimentary skill sets; develop skills in project management, requirements capture, negotiations, and oral and written presentations
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Develop communication skills (oral/written) for capturing the requirements and specification of complex systems.
Develop inter-personal skills when working with another team member in dividing the work up and dealing with delays, setbacks and other issues.
Develop skills in project management, requirements capture and negotiations.
|Keywords||PDIoT,internet of things
|Course organiser||Prof D K Arvind
Tel: (0131 6)50 5176
|Course secretary||Mrs Helen Tweedale
Tel: (0131 6)50 3827