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Communication theory

Individual course

This course focuses on the most fundamental elements, processing methods and laws and boundaries stemming from the nature that are encountered in all electrical and electromagnetic communication systems (Internet, mobile radio networks, WLANs/WiFi, etc.). These include the concepts of filtering and modulation and phenomena like noise, distortion and interference. Also fundamental information theoretic bounds applicable to all communication systems are covered, and how they are related to concepts like bandwidth, energy and noise power.

Course material

Lecture notes, video recordings of the lectures.

Lecture recordings and other materials are available on the course platform.

Teaching

The course will primarily be based on flexible self-studying.

Completion methods

The course includes a project work and an exam. For FITech students, the exact completion methods and requirements can be agreed on an individual basis.

More information in the Tampere University study guide.

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Responsible teacher

Tampere University
Mikko Valkama

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
5G technology,
Wireless technology
Course code:
COMM.SYS.300
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
29.8.–22.12.2022
Application deadline:
21.8.2022
Host university:
Tampere University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
General prerequisites:
Basic math, basics of signals and systems
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