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Course Description ELE3131 - Telecommunication Network (2005/2006)

ECTS Credits5

The intention of the course is to give an overview of the principles, methods and equipment in use in different types of telecommunication system. The course will also give an introduction to the theory of teletraffic.


Types of telecommunication network:
- Access and backbone networks of telephony, ISDN and mobile communication
- Synchronization and signalling networks

Transmission technologies:
- Systems for electrical, optical and radiocommunication lines.
- XDSL technology
- Transmission quality

Exchanges and multiplexers:
- Multiplexing and switching. PCM, SDH and ATM

Teletraffic theory and network dimensioning

Study MethodsLectures
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsCompulsory exercises. The number of exercises required will be stated in the beginning of the semester