Modern Robotics: Mechanics, Planning, and Control Specialization
The most important concepts in modern robotics. A study of the kinematics, dynamics, motion planning, and control of mobile robots and robot arms.
Common job titles: Junior DevOps Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Junior Software Engineer, Junior Cloud Native Software Engineer
What you will learn
Develop a DevOps mindset, and practice Agile philosophy & Scrum methodology – essential to succeed in the era of Cloud Native Software Engineering
Create applications using Python language, using various programming constructs and logic, including functions, REST APIs, and libraries
Build applications composed of microservices and deploy using containers (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, and OpenShift) & serverless technologies
Employ tools for automation, continuous integration (CI), and continuous deployment (CD), including Chef, Puppet, GitHub Actions, Tekton, and Travis.
Professor Northwestern University
by ACMar 1, 2019
The Programming assignments are quite challenging but enjoyable at the same time. Learned a lot from this course.
by ZIJun 16, 2022
The first course from this specialization deserves five stars. Programming assignments are MASSIVE. Just don’t give up!
by JMJan 4, 2019
Liked this class. More challenging than the typical Coursera fare.
by PBFeb 16, 2020
This course taught me how to apply controls to robot motion planning.