Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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4-year Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.
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CoordinatorProf William Shieh
Prof William Shieh
This subject provides an introduction to the business side of telecommunications, breaking down the business into market segments - retail, enterprise, wholesale - to understand what drives each of the business areas and how government regulations impact their business.
To understand how a Telecommunications Company delivers service to their customer, the following topics will be included:
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILO's)
On completion of this subject, the students should have developed a broad knowledge of the business of a Service Provider with a solid understanding of:
As part of this course, case studies will help the students reinforce their learning with real life scenarios. Examples of these will be:
Hurdle requirement: Students must pass the end of semester examination to pass the subject.
Intended Learning Outcomes (ILO's) 1-13 are assessed in the final exam and submitted assignments.
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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:
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is delivered through lectures
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Students are provided with lecture slides, and case studies.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
This course is designed and delivered by an industry based expert in the field who brings and industry perspective and industrial experience to the subject.
Master of Telecommunications Engineering |
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