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CS 437 ITU - Topics in Internet of Things

Last offered Fall 2024

Official Description

Topics of networked embedded computing technology, known as the Internet of Things, in application, distributed, human-centric, or social contexts. The tight coupling between people, networking protocols, computing elements, and physical things in IoT systems presents unique challenges for data collection, processing in constrained computation and communication environments. Introduces general principles of IoT systems and protocol, offers broad foundations for IoT services, and allows specialization to pursue an in-depth understanding of selected IoT aspects or subtopics. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. May be repeated if topics vary. Credit towards a degree from multiple offerings of this course is not given if those offerings have significant overlap, as determined by the CS department. Prerequisite: CS 241 or CS 341. Additional prerequisites may be specified each term. See section information.

Section Description

This course will be taught on the Coursera platform. This section may have one or more proctored online exams. Students in on-campus programs will have no additional proctoring fees. Students in online programs may incur additional proctoring fees. Students taking a credit-bearing Illinois course on the Coursera platform for the first-time must complete a short onboarding course to gain course access. Additional information is available at There will be no late adds or section changes after 10th day. For up-to-date information about CS course restrictions, please see the following link:

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Topics in Internet of ThingsITU78710ONL3 -     Matthew Caesar