IoT Programming

SWE30011 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 Hours

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

1 Mar 21 - 30 May 21

6 Jul 21

Last self enrolment:
14 Mar 21

31 Mar 21

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Apr 21

Aims and objectives

The Internet of Things (IoT) programming unit will teach students the fundamentals of developing an IoT-based solution for Smart Homes, Smart Cities etc., using IoT sensors and devices. Students will learn the skills to work with current popular IoT sensor and platforms such as Arduino, Netatmo and will have the opportunity to apply these skills in developing innovative IoT-based system. The unit will be hand-on with students expected to work in groups to design, develop and implement the IoT-based system.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Describe the principles and theoretical concepts in designing and developing Internet of Things systems
2. Analyse, research and assess different open source and commercial IoT platforms, systems and toolkits
3. Develop on a variety of open source IoT platforms, devices and software
4. Develop and integrate mobile applications with IoT systems
5. Communicate effectively and succinctly through oral presentation and written reports