Near Field Communication

An introductory course about understanding the evolution, technology and relevance of NFC in our daily lives.
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  • Lectures 61
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

Near Field Communication has taken the world by storm, and is an effective method of contactless transactions, data exchange, and connections made using NFC devices.

Near Field Communication (NFC) allows for simplified transactions, data exchange, and connections with a touch. NFC can share a contact, photo, song, application, video, or pair Bluetooth devices.

This course will begin with discussions on the history, technical growth, and progression of mobile phones. The succeeding modules will discuss the definition, capabilities, benefits, and the different uses of Near Field Communication.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of the IT industry
  • Knowledge of the English language

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be introduced to mobile phones.
  • Understand how mobile phones work.
  • Be aware of the history of mobile phones.
  • Know the evolution of mobile phones.
  • Know the technical advances of mobile phones.
  • Be introduced to Near Field Communication.
  • Know the capabilities and benefits of Near Field Communication.
  • Be aware of the different uses of Near Field Communication.
  • Learn the different mobile phones and tablets that are NFC-enabled.

What is the target audience?

  • Businesses wanting to implement NFC technology and devices.
  • Individuals or IT professionals researching the latest communication and transaction technology.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Mobile Phones
00:18

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 2: Overview of Mobile Phones

Lecture 3: Features of Mobile Phones

Lecture 4: How do Mobile Phones Work?

Lecture 5: Restrictions

Lecture 6: Health Effects

Lecture 7: Mobile Entertainment

Lecture 8: Mobile Music

Lecture 9: Mobile News

Lecture 10: Mobile Payment

01:44

This lecture will present an overview of mobile phones.

04:46

This lecture will discuss some features of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction to Mobile Phone Features
0:19    Common Components
1:53    Text Messaging
2:30    SIM card
3:24    Mobile Phone Operators
03:46

This lecture will explain how mobile phones work.

02:13

This discussion will focus on some restrictions in using mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    While Driving
1:36    In Schools
03:02

This lecture will discuss some health concerns regarding the use of mobile phones.

01:40

This lecture will talk about a new feature in mobile phones, namely mobile entertainment.

00:55

This lecture will talk about another new feature in mobile phones, namely mobile music.

01:45

This lecture will talk about another new feature in mobile phones, namely mobile news.

04:14

This lecture will talk about another new feature in mobile phones, namely mobile payment.

Section 1 - Quiz
6 questions
11 pages

This PDF file contains Section 1 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 2: History of Mobile Phones
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 13: Introduction to the History of Mobile Phones

Lecture 14: Early Services

Lecture 15: Analog Services

Lecture 16: Digital Services

Lecture 17: Broadband Services

Lecture 18: IP Networks

Lecture 19: Satellite Mobile

02:14

This lecture will talk about the history of mobile phones.

12:16

This lecture will discuss the early services of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Mobile Telephone Service
1:20    Improved Mobile Telephone Service
2:18    Radio Common Carrier
4:50    Other Services
5:13    European Mobile Radio Networks
5:48    Cellular Concepts
7:30    Automated Services
11:09   Handheld Mobile Phone
01:06

This lecture will discuss the analog services of mobile phones.

03:39

This lecture will discuss the digital services of mobile phones.

07:13

This lecture will discuss the broadband services of mobile phones.

01:02

This lecture will discuss the IP networks of mobile phones.

00:43

This lecture will discuss the satellite services of mobile phones.

Section 2 - Quiz
6 questions
9 pages

This PDF file contains Section 2 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 3: Evolution of Mobile Phones (Part 1)
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 22: Beginnings: 1900 - 1944

Lecture 23: Zero G: 1945 - 1980

Lecture 24: One G: 1981 - 1989

02:21

This lecture will talk about the early stages of the evolution of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:03    1906
0:46    1938
1:22    1940
1:51    1942
02:03

This lecture will talk about the evolution of the zero generation of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:07    1946
0:42    1956
1:07    1964
1:44    1973
01:44

This lecture will talk about the evolution of the first generation of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:07    1982
0:32    1983
1:03    1984
1:22    1989
Section 3a - Quiz
6 questions
7 pages

This PDF file contains Section 3a of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 4: Evolution of Mobile Phones (Part 2)
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 27: 2G: 1990 - 2000

Lecture 28: 3G: 2001 - 2009

Lecture 29: 4G: 2010 - 2012

04:52

This lecture will talk about the evolution of the second generation of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:07    1992
0:21    1993
0:55    1994
1:22    1996
1:54    1997
2:20    1998
3:04    1999
4:26    2000
06:00

This lecture will talk about the evolution of the third generation of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:07    2001
0:33    2002
2:42    2003
3:09    2004
3:37    2005
4:34    2006
5:01    2007
5:28    2008
02:43

This lecture will talk about the evolution of the fourth generation of mobile phones.

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Lecture outline:

0:07    2010
2:07    2011
2:19    2012
Section 3b - Quiz
6 questions
15 pages

This PDF file contains Section 3b of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 5: Introduction to Near Field Communication
00:20

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 32: Introduction to Near Field Communication

Lecture 33: History of Near Field Communication

Lecture 34: How Does Near Filed Communication Work?

Lecture 35: Key Benefits of Near Field Communication

Lecture 36: Capabilities of Near Field Communication

Lecture 37: Benefits of Near Field Communication

Lecture 38: Advantages and Disadvantages

Lecture 39: Security Concerns

Lecture 40: NFC vs Far Field

Lecture 41: NFC vs Bluetooth

01:07

This lecture will introduce Near Field Communication technology (NFC).

02:32

This lecture will talk about the history of Near Field technology.

04:56

This lecture will explain how Near Field technology works.

01:00

This discussion will focus on the key benefits of Near field technology.

01:30

This lecture will talk about the capabilities of Near Field technology.

06:02

This lecture will identify the benefits of Near Field technology.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Benefits of NFC in Business
0:20    Staff Communication
0:41    Real-Time Updates
1:11    Improved Customer Service
2:43    Benefits of NFC for Individuals
3:02    Contactless Payments
3:33    Information Sharing
4:07    Transportation
4:38    Healthcare
5:11    Social Networking
01:15

This lecture will identify the advantages and disadvantages of Near Field technology.

03:06

This lecture will talk about security concerns surrounding Near field technology.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction to Security Concerns
0:24    Eavesdropping
1:06    Data Corruption and Manipulation
1:30    Interception Attacks
2:01    Theft
02:44

This lecture will identify the difference between Near Field and Far Field technology.

02:16

This lecture will identify the difference between Near Field Communication (NFC) and Bluetooth.

Section 4 - Quiz
6 questions
12 pages

This PDF file contains Section 4 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 6: Near Field Communication Uses
00:16

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

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Section Outline

Lecture 44: Uses of Near Field Communication

Lecture 45: Future USes of Near Field Communication

05:17

This discussion will focus on the uses of NFC.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction to the
	Different Uses of NFC
0:31    Driving to the Office
0:56    Commuting to the Office
1:17    At the Store
1:38    At a Concert
2:08    Hanging Out with Friends
2:28    Healthcare
3:24    Travel
4:02    Advertisements
4:53    Other Uses
06:06

This lecture will discuss future uses of NFC.

Section 5 - Quiz
6 questions
10 pages

This PDF file contains Section 5 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 7: Mobile Phones and Major Companies in Near Field Communication
00:21

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 48: Feature Phones

Lecture 49: Major Companies

Lecture 50: Google Wallet

Lecture 51: Mastercard

Lecture 52: Square

Lecture 53: Nokia

Lecture 54: ISIS

00:37

This lecture will talk about some phones with NFC features.

00:21

This discussion will focus on major companies that use NFC technology.

03:15

This discussion will focus on one of the companies that use NFC technology, namely Google Wallet.

01:55

This discussion will focus on one of the companies that use NFC technology, namely MasterCard.

00:28

This discussion will focus on one of the companies that use NFC technology, namely Square.

00:36

This discussion will focus on one of the companies that use NFC technology, namely Nokia.

00:26

This discussion will focus on one of the companies that use NFC technology, namely ISIS.

Section 6 - Quiz
6 questions
9 pages

This PDF file contains Section 6 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 8: Course Resources
114 pages

This e book contains the entire Near Field Communication course in a PDF format.

2 pages

This e book is a list of terms and definitions often used in the field of Near Field Communication.

7 pages

This PDF file contains all the answers to all the quizzes in each section of this course.

Section 9: Near Field Communication Certification
1 page

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Once you've completed the course, email our exam department at exams@artofservice.com.au to purchase your exam voucher and sit your final exam.

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You will receive a PDF certificate through your email upon passing the examination.

1 page

We are always in the process of improving our courses and procedures for a better learning experience for our students. Your input is very important to us.

Follow the step-by-step procedure on taking the evaluation and receiving your certificate of completion.

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