19E032AIKS - Architecture of information-communication systems

Course specification
Course title Architecture of information-communication systems
Acronym 19E032AIKS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 5.0 Status mandatory
    Condition None.
    The goal Present the fundamental concepts of architecture and organization of a contemporary information-communication system. Introduce the basic macro-structural decomposition of an information-communication system and identify its constituents structurally and functionally.
    The outcome Understand the fundamental concepts of architecture and organization of a contemporary information-communication system. Identify the basic structure of an information-communication system and the corresponding implementation technologies.
    Contents of lectures Fundamental concepts of architecture and organization of information-communication systems (ICS). Types of ICS. Basic macro-structural and functional decomposition of ICS. Computer subsystem. Sensor subsystem. Radiolocation subsystem. Communication and networking subsystem. User interface. Information processing and storage.
    Contents of exercises Problem-solving classes
    1. C. Czarnecki, C. Dietze, Reference Architecture for the Telecommunications Industry: Transformation of strategy, Organization, Processes, Data, and Applications, Springer, 2017. (Original title)
    2. M. Elkhodr, Enabling Technologies and Architectures for Next-Generation Networking Capabilities (Advances in Wireless Technologies and Telecommunication), IGI Global, 2018. (Original title)
    3. P. Marsch, Ö. Bulakci, O. Queseth, M. Boldi, 5G System Design: Architectural and Functional Considerations and Long Term Research, Wiley, 2018. (Original title)
    4. E. Dahlman, S. Parkvall, J. Skold, 5G NR: The Next Generation Wireless Access Technology, Academic Press, 2018. (Original title)
    5. J. T. J. Penttinen, The Telecommunications Handbook: Engineering Guidelines for Fixed, Mobile, and Satellite Systems, John Wiley & Sons, 2015. (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching Lectures, problem-solving classes
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 40
    Practical lessons Oral examination 30
    Colloquia 30