This is an advanced MSc course in the rapidly expanding area of mobile communications and networks. This course is concerned with the concepts, applications, design, development and deployment of mobile communication systems and networks. Students will develop a detailed knowledge and critical understanding of the core skills in mobile communications and networks and use a significant range of principal and specialist skills, techniques and practices in the domain of mobile communications and networks. The course will provide a stream of graduates of a calibre capable of developing and implementing creative solutions to the problems encountered in mobile communication systems and networks.
This is a hardware-oriented course and is aimed directly at electrical engineering graduates.
Core Subject Areas
•Digital Signal Processing
•Networks and Communications
•Research Methods Critical Analysis and Project Planning
•Principles of Mobile Communications
•RF Mobile Communication Systems
•Project Phase 1
.Optional Subject Areas
•Software Engineering 2
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