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49110 3G Mobile Communication Systems

6cp
Requisite(s): (49048 Wireless Access Network Technologies AND (120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10061 Bachelor of Engineering Diploma Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10066 Bachelor of Engineering Science OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10067 Bachelor of Engineering OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09067 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Diploma Professional Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09066 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)))
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.

Postgraduate

Description

This subject aims to use fundamental knowledge of 3G and UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) to develop a detailed understanding of how services, network functions, radio and other network management techniques are realised in current UMTS networks. Participants study the evolution, architecture, functionality, and operation of 3G and UMTS technologies and future 4G technologies. The subject covers evolution of mobile communication, standardisation, UMTS services and applications, network architecture, WCDMA: principles, radio resource management, UMTS traffic management, UMTS signalling, UMTS network planning, HSDPA and LTE.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus


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