Department of Informatics and Telematics

Telecommunication Systems

ΥΠ14 - Telecommunication Systems

General Information

School: Digital Technology

Department: Informatics and Telematics

Level: Undergraduate

Course Title: Telecommunication Systems

Course id: ΥΠ14

Type: Core Course 

Semester: 5

Teaching and Examination Language: Greek

Is the course offered in Erasmus: Yes

Course web-page: https://eclass.hua.gr/courses/DIT149/

Activities

Lectures (Theory): 3,0

Lab lectures: 0,0

ECTS credits: 5,0

Learning Outcomes

The aim of the course is to understand the basic principles of modern communication systems both wired and wireless. The main learning outcomes of the course are the following:
    • Basic concepts of telecommunication systems.
    • Basic forms of configuration and transmission of information.
    • Information theory and information entropy.
    • Coding.
    • Compression.
    • Calculation of telecommunication systems performance
    • Broadcast and Receive Spectrum.

General Skills

Independent Work
Work in Teams
Promoting free, creative and deductive thought

Course Content


1. Fourier transforms
2. Random Signals
3. Information Theory I.
4. Information Theory II
5. Sampling theorem
6. Amplitude modulation
7. Phase and quadrature amplitude modulation
8. Intersymbol interference
9. Linear block codes I
10. Linear block codes II
11. Cyclic codes I.
12. Cyclic Codes II

Learning and Teaching Methods - Evaluation

Teaching methods: face-to-face

Use of ICT: 

eclass, youtube channel

Course Organization

 

Activity

Semester work load

Lectures

39,0

Lab exercises

10,0

Individual of group projects

 

Lab report preparation

 

Thesis 

20,0

Independent Study

56,0

Total

125

Assessment

Written final exam (100%) that includes:
Theory
Exercises

Literature

1.  S. Haykin and M. Moher, Communication Systems 5th Edition, Wiley, 2009
2.  J. Proakis and M. Salehi, Fundamentals of Communication Systems 2nd Edition, Pearson, 2013

 

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