Module title: IoT Design and Security

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: CSN09415
Module leader: Brian Davison
School School of Computing
Subject area group: Computer Systems
Prerequisites

A basic background in computer systems hardware and programming (ideally Python). The equivalent of SCQF 07 in these areas. - Advanced Higher or HND Computing.


Description of module content:

The nature of IoT systems
IoT systems security vulnerabilities
Tools and techniques for IoT systems design and development
Microprocessor programming
Selecting and using hardware sensors
Transmission and aggregation of IoT data
Visualisation and use of IoT data in software systems

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to
LO1: Analyse the requirements and synthesise a design using the IoT technologies
LO2: Design and implement IoT systems
LO3: Critically assess the potential security vulnerabilities of IoT systems and recommend countermeasures

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