Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
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4-year Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf William Shieh
Prof William Shieh
This subject provides knowledge and skills necessary for analysis, design modelling and optimization of telecommunication network.
This subject is a collection of analytical, numerical and optimisation techniques relating to network modelling and optimisation.
Topics in this subject can be generically applied to wired or wireless networks and are not limited to any specific type or tier. More specifically, the subject will include:
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILO's)
On completion of the subject, students will be equipped with a strong background in application of modelling and analytical techniques to design and optimise networking problems. Specifically, it is expected that students acquire the following set of skills and knowledge:
Hurdle requirement: Students must pass the written exam to pass the subject.
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As this subject is a collection of several analytical, numerical and optimisation topics, the best source of information is the lecture material on the Learning Management System (LMS). Sources will be recommended on the subject website.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, the students should have developed the following skills:
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is delivered through sessions that combine lecture presentation, discussion, and mini-tutorials. Private study is also required, in addition to the weekly sessions. Learning is also enhanced by active participation in the online Discussion Board.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students are provided with lecture slides and tutorial problems. Extensive reference material is uploaded or linked on the subject website.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Student teams are encouraged to interact with industry professionals as part of their assignment. Specific industry interactions may be organised according to interest and opportunities.
Master of Telecommunications Engineering |
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