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Introduction to the Internet of Things

Starts Feb 8, 2022
5.0 credits

$690 Enrol

Full course description


8 February 2022


1 Day*

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Become an innovative thought leader in IoT design solutions.

The Internet of Things (IoT) is essential for professionals to understand, today and in the future. It connects all of us and is ever-expanding. Every second of every day sees billions of physical devices connecting people around the world, collecting and sharing data. Humankind has inevitably become intertwined in this digital network that allows for new and exciting possibilities.

What can IoT do for you and your business? How can you harness its power in the most effective ways? Gain a deep appreciation of the IoT and start to grow the seeds of IoT ideas within your field and area of expertise.

In this credential you will:

  • examine the concept of IoT and start developing IoT ideas in your industry
  • discover IoT components, including how these components connect, communicate, and add value to generated data
  • explore cybersecurity and privacy issues
  • find out how IoT can optimise process and improve efficiencies in your business
  • complete a pass/fail authentic, industry relevant assessment to provide the opportunity to demonstrate learning mastery.

What you will gain from this Credential

Successful completion of this credential earns a digital badge that is instantly shareable to your social networks (including LinkedIn) which showcases your skill mastery in Introduction to the Internet of Things (IoT).


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This credential provides foundation knowledge in a discipline and doesn’t require previous knowledge.


You will also earn 5 credit points which are in line with AQF Level 8 criteria, ensuring comprehensive theoretical and/or technical knowledge of the credential.

What should you bring to this Credential?  

Learning materials will be provided to you through the teaching of this credential and via Canvas, our Learning Management System. Learners need to supply laptops or tablets and are welcome to bring with them any content they believe will contribute to the learning environment.  

Curtin Credentials focus on five themes, which have been carefully curated based on what’s most relevant and valuable to professionals today, and in the future. This credential fits within the following theme:

Digital mindset

Embrace advances in digital technology, explore how it impacts our lives, and develop your digital skills to equip you for the future of work.

Keen to explore offering this credential to your team or company? For information on this, or any other question about Curtin Credentials, email us at or call Curtin Connect at 1300 222 888

*This credential involves one day of instruction, however to pass and gain five credit points, you will need to commit further time to complete the full set of learning activities including (but not limited to) self-guided study and research, extension readings, activities and the final assessment activity.
^Learning is done completely online.