Smart Cities: Technology and Applications

Course Description

This course will provide students with an overview of smart cities. The course will begin by providing a foundational explanation of what constitutes a smart city and why they are beginning to pop up around the globe. With a firm understanding of what a smart city is, the majority of the course will focus on various aspects of them such as energy, transportation, data, infrastructure, mobility, and IOT devices. The course will conclude with an analysis of careers
related to smart cities.

Course Requirements

Grade Level

9-12

Materials

None

Duration

1 Semester

Credit Value

0.5

Prerequisites

None

Major Concepts

Module 1: Introduction to Smart Cities
Module 2: Smart Energy
Module 3: Smart Transportation
Module 4: Smart Data
Module 5: Infrastructure
Module 6: Smart Mobility
Module 7: Smart Objects
Module 8: Smart Government