Internet of Things

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


More and more devices are becoming network and internet-connected, the transfer and use of data to inform and shape our lives are growing exponentially, transforming and shaping the way we live our lives, conduct business, solve problems and inform decisions.

CISCO, one of the worlds largest tech organisations and world leader in networking technologies have developed this course to help ready people for the growth in IoT that is coming. The course introduces you to the fundamentals of networking, a variety of connected devices such as Raspberry PI, security implications, big data, automation and computing programming. the course includes an opportunity to work on your own IoT project using the technologies and techniques that you learn.

Entry Requirements

Computing Science, engineering or a science subject at National 5.

Progression Routes

Relevant Cisco course.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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