Welcome to the world of drones and sensors

This course will explore new tools and skills relevant to the digital age, particularly the usage of drones and sensors in communication, reporting, multimedia and collection of data. The purpose of this course is to introduce the concepts and practical usage of drones and sensors in a communications context. In addition to gaining skills, students will learn about features of the digital communication environment and develop an appreciation for the future of communication technology.


Upon completion of this course, students will possess:

  • an understanding of the role of drones and sensors
  • an understanding of ethical issues associated with drones and sensors
  • experience with a drone
  • experience with building and using sensors