MS1PST - Principles of Contemporary Communications

Course specification
Course title Principles of Contemporary Communications
Acronym MS1PST
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module System Engineering and Radio Communications
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
    Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
      Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
        ESPB 6.0 Status elective
        Condition Basic studies exams: Telecommunicaions 1, Telecommunicaions 2 and Telecommunicaions 3.
        The goal Introduction to modern telecommunication technologies.
        The outcome The students will be familiar with the some selected topics in contemporary communications.
        Contents of lectures Intersection of communication technologies and society. Modern communications systems design. Wideband digital communications. Contemporary transmission systems. Multicarrier communications. Trellis coded modulation. Multiple access communications system. Sensors Wireless Networks. Global communication systems structure. Trends in future developments of modern communications.
        Contents of exercises No
        1. Benvenuto N. And Cherubini G.: Algorithms for Communications Systems and Thei .Applications, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, London, 2002. (Original title)
        2. Mendes M.: Digital Communities in a Networked Society. Kluwer Press, London, 2004. (Original title)
        3. Proakis J. and Salehi M.: Digital Communications, 5ed. McGraw'Hill, 2008. Boston (Original title)
        4. Raghavan S., Golden B. and Wasil.E: Telecommunications Modeling Policy and Technology. Springer, 2008. New York (Original title)
        5. Glover I.A. and Grant P.M.: Digital Communications, Prentice Hall, 2004, London (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 30 hours of lectures + 15 for the presentation of projects. Approximately 60 hours of personal study and exercise.
        Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
        Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
        Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
        Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
        Projects 50
        Colloquia 0
        Seminars 0