• Application Deadline
  • 35 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Enabling Technologies for Data Science and Analytics - The Internet of Things Program in collaboration with Columbia University – ColumbiaX. Discover the relationship between Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT).

About

The Internet of Things is rapidly growing. It is predicted that more than 25 billion devices will be connected by 2020.

In this data science course, you will learn about the major components of the Internet of Things and how data is acquired from sensors. You will also examine ways of analyzing event data, sentiment analysis, facial recognition software and how data generated from devices can be used to make decisions.

The Enabling Technologies for Data Science and Analytics - The Internet of Things course is a part of the Data Science for Executives Professional Certificate program from Columbia University - ColumbiaX.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 35 days
    • Intensity 10 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      Length: 5 weeks Effort: 7-10 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • Networks, protocols and basic software for the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • How automated decision and control can be done with IoT technologies
  • Discuss devices including sensors, low power processors, hubs/gateways and cloud computing platforms
  • Learn about the relationship between data science and natural language and audio-visual content processing
  • Study research projects drawn from scientific journals, online media, and novels
  • Review fundamental techniques for visual feature extraction, content classification and high-dimensional indexing
  • Techniques that can be applied to solve problems in web-scale image search engines, face recognition, copy detection, mobile product search, and security surveillance
  • Examine data collection, processing and analysis

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

  • High school math
  • Some exposure to computer programming

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    149 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 149 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
  • National Applies to you

    149 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 149 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
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Funding

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