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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Thirty-six hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time of commitment of 120 hours.
|Prerequisites:||4-year Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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CoordinatorDr Paul Gerard Fitzpatrick
This subject provides the fundamentals of mobile and wireless network design. In particular it includes the following topics:
• Introduction to wireless communications.
On completion of this subject, students should have developed the skills and knowledge required to understand the fundamentals of the design and evaluation of mobile and wireless networks and to be able to solve technical problems in the following areas:
• Analysis and evaluation of re-use planning via the calculation of key performance indicator such as CIR
|Assessment:||• Formally supervised written examination – 3 hours 70% (end of semester). This final exam is a hurdle. To pass the subject students must pass the final examination |
• A Project equivalent to 3000 words 30%.
T.S. Rappaport, Wireless Communications: Principals and Practice, 2nd Edition, Prentice Hall, 2002
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject, the students should have developed:
• problem solving and analytical skills,
Master of Telecommunications Engineering |
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