Digital communication 310

Module code EDC 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

In this module, skills are developed which will enable the students to understand the fundamentals of analogue and digital communication systems, analyse existing systems, improve and modify existing services if required, and design and develop new communication equipment and systems that will meet future demands. Topics that are covered in this module are an introduction to digital communication systems, source coding, communication through an additive white Gaussian channel, carrier modulation, single- and multi-carrier communication through a multipath channel, error-correction coding, and multi-user communication.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites ELI 220 GS
Contact time 1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week, 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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