This course provides the foundation for automatically capturing data in a system. The content covers an introduction to technology used in automatic identification and data capture systems, including: bar codes; radio frequency identification; smart cards, and biometrics. Topics also include an immersive semester project that examines the integration of these technologies, as well as advanced problem solving. Class Notes: NOTE: Must register for both lecture & lab - register for lab section first NOTE: Permission required; Non-Purdue Polytechnic students contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Add Consent: Department Consent Required.