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ELE4606 Communication Systems

Short Description: Communication Systems
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 031307 - Communications Technologies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 21 October 2020


Pre-requisite: (ELE2504 and ELE2601) or Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: GCEN or METC or MEPR or MENS or GCNS or GDNS

Other requisites

Recommended prior or concurrent study: ELE3506 and ELE4605


Students will gain an appreciation to the methods used to create communication systems across three broad areas of techniques and methods; systems and components; and real world applications. Students will study a wide range of relevant communication topics including phase locked loops, noise, modulation methods, electromagnetic propagation, antennas and optical fibre communication. The utility of these topics is illustrated by reference to existing communication systems such as telephone networks, TV/DTB, modern cellular mobile systems, microwave radio, radio navigation aids, and satellite communication systems.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2020 Online
Date printed 21 October 2020