Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)

An introductory course about understanding radio-frequency identification, its present and future technology.
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  • Lectures 54
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) is technology that uses radio waves to transfer data from an electronic tag, called RFID tag or label. The RFID is attached to an object, through a reader for the purpose of identifying and tracking the object.

This course will begin by discussing RFID and its advantages and disadvantages. The course will also present how RFID works and how it is used in different applications.

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 RFID.
  • Be aware of the differences between RFID and barcodes.
  • Learn how RFID works.
  • Learn the different applications of RFID.
  • Find out what the future holds for RFID technology.

What is the target audience?

  • Individuals wanting to learn more about RFID applications.
  • Businesses wanting to keep track of stock or produce.
  • Create a strict security system by identifying employees and/or clients, or implement anti-theft devices.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to RFID
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 2: Introduction to RFID

Lecture 3: History of RFID

Lecture 4: Advantages and Disadvantages

Lecture 5: RFID vs Barcodes

Lecture 6: Controversies

01:19

This lecture will introduce and define radio-frequency identification or RFID.

02:18

This lecture will talk about the history of radio-frequency identification.

06:08

This lecture will identify the advantages and disadvantages of radio-frequency identification.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Advantages
0:04    Efficiency
0:32    Return of Investment
0:46    Less Vulnerable to Damage
1:09    Permanent Identification
1:45    Others
2:43    Disadvantages
2:55    Expense
3:20    Collision
4:03    Security
4:28    Others
04:53

This lecture will identify the difference between radio-frequency identification and barcodes.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Advantage Comparison
2:21    Disadvantage Comparison
3:54    General Differences
06:23

This discussion will focus on the controversies involving radio-frequency identification.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Privacy
4:53    Government Control
5:36    Deliberate Destruction of RFID
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: Tags and Devices
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 9: Design of Tags and Devices

Lecture 10: Components of RFID

Lecture 11: Tags: Past and Present

Lecture 12: Classification of Tags

Lecture 13: Kinds of Tags

01:49

This lecture will talk about the design of tags and devices involved in radio-frequency identification.

00:17

This lecture will identify the components in radio-frequency identification.

02:56

This lecture will discuss radio-frequency identification tags of the past and present.

05:34

This discussion will focus on the classification of tags in radio-frequency identification.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction to the
	Classification of Tags
0:51    Active RFID Tags
1:49    Semi-Passive RFID Tags
2:29    Passive RFID Tags
03:53

This lecture will identify the kinds of tags used in radio-frequency identification.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Paper Tags
0:02    Button Tags
0:04    Metal Tags
0:06    Bag Tags
0:08    Key Tags
0:10    Ear Tags
1:14    Glass Tube Tags
Section 2 - Quiz
6 questions
11 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: How RFID Works
00:21

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 16: Components of the RFID System

Lecture 17: The RFID System

03:10

This lecture will identify the components involved in the radio-frequency identification system.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction to the
	Different Components
0:17    Tag or Transponder
0:38    Reader
2:06    Database or Host System
02:05

This lecture will discuss the radio-frequency identification system.

Section 3 - Quiz
6 questions
5 pages

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

Section 4: RFID Applications: Access Control, Industry, and Transportation
00:25

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

Section Outline

Lecture 20: Access Control

Lecture 21: Retail Industry

Lecture 22: HealthCare

Lecture 23: Supply Chain Management

Lecture 24: Libraries

Lecture 25: Schools

Lecture 26: Sports

Lecture 27: Transportation: Parking

Lecture 28: Transportation: Payments

01:14

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in access control.

01:01

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in the retail industry.

02:44

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in the healthcare industry.

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Lecture outline:

0:13    Wait Time Monitoring
0:31    Medication Authentication
	and Control
1:21    Surgery Asset Management
1:45    Handwashing
01:23

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in supply chain management.

03:12

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in libraries.

01:02

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in schools.

01:54

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in sports.

02:40

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID for parking vehicles.

00:36

This discussion will focus on the application of RFID in payment systems at parking areas.

Section 4 - Quiz
6 questions
9 pages

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

Section 5: RFID Applications: Tracking
00:19

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 31: Workers

Lecture 32: Shipping Containers

Lecture 33: Airport Baggages

Lecture 34: Animal Identification

Lecture 35: Human Microchip Implant

Lecture 36: Inventory Control

03:31

This discussion will focus on the RFID application in tracking workers.

01:31

This discussion will focus on the RFID application in tracking shipping containers.

03:33

This discussion will focus on the RFID application in tracking baggage in airports.

05:18

This discussion will focus on the RFID application in tracking animals.

02:18

This discussion will focus on the RFID application in tracking implants.

02:47

This discussion will focus on RFID applications in tracking and controlling inventory.

Section 5 - Quiz
6 questions
11 pages

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

Section 6: RFID Applications: Mobile Phones, Credit Cards, Passports, and Others
00:26

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

Section Outline

Lecture 39: Mobile Payments

Lecture 40: Credit Card

Lecture 41: Passports

Lecture 42: Others

02:52

This discussion will focus on RFID applications for mobile payments.

04:36

This discussion will focus on RFID applications for credit cards.

02:15

This discussion will focus on RFID applications for passports.

04:33

This discussion will focus on other RFID applications.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Laundry Management
1:47    Waste Management
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 7: Future of RFID
00:21

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 45: Introduction to the Future of RFID

Lecture 46: Future of RFID

Lecture 47: Long Term Future

02:03

This lecture will introduce the future of radio-frequency identification.

02:59

This lecture will talk about future radio-frequency identifications in everyday applications.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Easy Item Returns
0:37    Smart Applicances
1:09    Personalization
1:25    Easy Shopping
1:40    Seismic Sensing
1:49    Self-check-ins at Libraries
1:56    Environmental
2:02    SMART Home Controls
2:18    Vehicles
2:34    E-processes
2:41    Education
04:32

This discussion will focus on the long-term future of radio-frequency identification, its development, and prospective innovations.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Identification
0:55    Payments
1:46    Vehicles
2:51    Buildings
3:52    Animals
Section 7 - Quiz
6 questions
7 pages

This PDF file contains Section 7 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 8: Course Resources
104 pages

This e book contains the entire Radio-Frequency Identification course in a PDF format.

1 page

This e book is a list of terms and definitions often used in the field of radio-frequency identification.

7 pages

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

Section 9: Radio-Frequency Identification Certification
1 page

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Certification is not mandatory.

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.

. Access includes a step-by-step procedure on how to take the final exam and how to obtain your exam certification.

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.

01:27

A final message from our CEO.

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