389.146 Introduction to Telecommunications
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VU, 3.0h, 3.0EC

Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to anlyze a digital communication complex as well as designing a system under certain restrictions. The signal and system level is presented.

Subject of course

1. Signals and Systems: Spectrum, Bandwidth, SNR 2. Elements of information theory: Entropy, Binary Symmetric Channel, Channel-Capacity 3.Source-Coding 4.Channels: Cables, Fibers, Radio 5.Modulation-Formats: analog and digital 6.Demodulation: Matched Filter, Error-Probability 7.Channel-Coding: Block and Convolutional Codes 8.Power-Bandwith-Efficiency 9.Multiple Access: FDMA,TDMA, CDMA 10. Synchronization 11. Equalization 12. Intersymbol -Interference  13. Mobile Communications. 14. RADAR basics 15. Car-to-Car Kommunikation.

Teaching methods

To verify the thoretical concepts we use examples and simulations.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

First class. Thu., 4.3.2021 at 13:00 p.m. via zoom-meeting. Invitation via TISS.



Examination modalities

Wirtten and oral exams.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 535 Computer Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge