Credit points: 15
This subject will study principles and techniques of modern digital communication systems for wired and wireless applications. Topics will include advanced digital modulation and detection techniques and channel coding techniques for dealing with errors. The system function and performance aspects of telecommunication systems will also be covered.
SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorDennis Deng
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesLearning activities include lectures, tutorials and labs. Main technical contents of the subject are explained in the lectures. Some challenging topics are elaborated and strengthened in the tutorials through problem-solving exercises. System analysis and design are practiced in labs through specific lab tasks.
Prerequisites ELE5FCM or admission into one of the following courses: LMEM, SMTNE All other students require subject coordinator's approval
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDennis Deng
Laboratory ClassWeek: 11 - 22
One 3.00 hours laboratory class every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Lecture/WorkshopWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 hours lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2-hour examOne two hour written exam is completed by all students as part of the summative assessment
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Laboratories reports equivalent to 1500 wordsVerbal comments are given during laboratory as part of the formative feedback.
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Assignments equivalent to 1000 words
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