The personal electronics industry is the driving force behind what features consumers want to see in their vehicles. Automakers are left designing for these personal electronics but must cater to specific automotive needs. This course will be a deep dive at architecting and solving the challenges associated with implementing system level protection in automotive USB Type-C and legacy USB applications. From Short-to-Vbus and Short-to-Battery faults, to Over-current and ESD protection. High speed data protection requirements and design tips will be discussed so as to provide the framework to be able to architect entire protection solutions for your customers.