IOT PROTOCOLS AND PLATFORMS

CSE5PRP

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Standards, technologies and platforms targeting Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem are being developed at a very fast pace for many different types of applications including healthcare, home and industry automation. This subject provides you with a solid understanding of the latest IoT protocols, including communication protocols, infrastructure protocols and data protocols. Moreover, this subject will also cover state of the art IoT platforms, including both commercial and open source IoT platforms. You will obtain detailed knowledge for analysing and evaluating the right protocol/platform/architecture for various IoT applications.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAlex Tomy

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

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Readings

IoT Fundamentals: Networking Technologies, Protocols, and Use Cases for the Internet of Things

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorIoT Fundamentals: Networking Technologies, Protocols, and Use Cases for the Internet of Things

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PublisherCisco Press

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The Wireless Internet of Things: A Guide to the Lower Layers

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorDaniel Chew

Year2018

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PublisherIEEE Press

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Critically evaluate the state-of-the-art Internet of Things (IoT protocols and standards to propose the most suitable combinations to implement IoT applications.
02. Critically review the current commercial and open source IoT platforms/ecosystems through the synthesis of IoT systems.
03. Critically evaluate IoT protocols and platforms for IoT applications in smart cities, smart homes, smart agriculture, smart vehicles and smart health-care.
04. Evaluate security aspects and characteristics of IoT protocols and platforms.
05. Analyse, communicate, and interpret IoT related technical information for lay audiences.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlex Tomy

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

1-hour mid-semester test (1000 words equivalent])

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Problem solving task related to Internet of Things (IoT) protocols (1000 words equivalent])In this assignment you will develop a communication solution for a given IoT problem using appropriate IoT networking protocols

N/AN/AN/ANo15 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Problem solving task related to Internet of Things (IoT) protocols (1500 words equivalent])In this assignment you will implement an IoT solution for a given IoT problem using IoT platform tools

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

2-hour examination (2000) words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5