RDE410 Design and Maintenance of Telecommunications Networks

Code RDE410
Name Design and Maintenance of Telecommunications Networks
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Electronics and Telecommunications
Academic staff Pēteris Gavars, Aleksandrs Čerņakovs-Neimarks, Vjačeslavs Bobrovs, Alīna Stafecka
Credit points 4.0 (6.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation The course deals with projecting of transmission systems. Students identify and define tasks, structure, and content of a project. Topics include principles of electricity supply and powering, maintenance tasks and management, parameters and methods, condition, control means and parameters of communication systems, remote control systems..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal of the course: to acquire the theoretical knowledge of lines of communication and to develop practical skills necessary to design and construct communication lines. The objectives: to be able to perform loop measurements, to evaluate the results, and to draw conclusions; to be able to demonstrate knowledge of loop element construction and application in telecommunications networks.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Students are able to independently solve all the assigned tasks using the knowledge gained. Students are able to demonstrate knowledge of communications systems engineering and maintenance principles, as well as are able to independently carry out loop parameter measurements. Students are able to us - Students are able to demonstrate their understanding of various issues regarding communications system design and maintenance.
Students are able to demonstrate understanding of communications system design and maintenance principles, and to recognize their application in telecommunications networks. - Seminars, term paper, laboratory work and examination.
Course prerequisites The knowledge of the theory of motive systems and transmission systems, as well as in mathematics and physics at the Bachelor level.

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