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Communications technology 2

Module name (EN): Communications technology 2
Degree programme: Electrical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2005
Module code: E516
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written examination
Curricular relevance:
E516 Electrical Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2005, semester 5, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
E411 Communications technology I

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
E612 Laboratory Course in Communications Technology

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Horst Wieker
Prof. Dr. Horst Wieker

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have a fundamental understanding of the communications technologies typically used in public and private networks. They will be in a position to use their knowledge to plan projects and independently develop solutions to specific technical problems in the field of communications technology.

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Module content:
1.LAN/WAN technologies (private networks)
2. Next-generation networks
3. Gateways in telecommunications networks
4. Multimedia gateways
5. Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) technology

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Teaching methods/Media:
Video projector, blackboard

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Recommended or required reading:
SIGMUND G., Technik der Netze, Hüthing
GERKE P.R., Digitale Kommunikationsnetze, Springer
HAAß W.D., Handbuch der Kommunikationsnetze, Springer
RÖSSEL H., Jahrbuch 2001 Kommunikationsnetze,  Addison-Wesley

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