13E033PMT - Principles of Modern Telecommunications

Course specification
Course title Principles of Modern Telecommunications
Acronym 13E033PMT
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Computer Engineering and Informatics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition None
The goal Introduce the students to the modern communication systems.
The outcome The students will be able to read technical specifiations and solve simple practical problems.
URL to the subject page
Contents of lectures Selected topics in communication networks. Protocols referent models. Physical layer specification. Examples of the higher layers protocols and mechanisms. Passive networks design. Selected topics in communication systems. Broadcast. mobile and fiber optic systems. Computer simulation of communication systems.
Contents of exercises Network design. Point-to-point link design. Protocol simulation.
  1. Kurose, Ross: "Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach, 6/e"
  2. M. Bjelica: "Communication Systems - Solved Problems", 2009
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, practices, laboratory, projects, tests and homework assignments
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 15
Practical lessons 10 Oral examination 15
Colloquia 40
Seminars 20