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Fundamentals of Telecommunications

Length
28 hours
Price
375 GBP excl. VAT
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Length
28 hours
Price
375 GBP excl. VAT
Next course start
Start anytime See details
Course delivery
Self-Paced Online
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Course description

Fundamentals of Telecommunications

The course begins by looking at the historical background to telecoms, as well as key technologies, abbreviations and techniques employed within a network. The course progresses through digital fixed networks, data networks and mobile networks before concluding with a look at emerging technologies.

Throughout the course, emphasis is placed on using demonstrations to support the theory, including videos and images of equipment and networks to explore the many applications of telecoms in the modern world.

Course content and learning materials are provided through video webinar recordings, supplemented by assessments and reflective questions.

Level: Technical

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Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is for those new to telecoms or for those requiring a better understanding of telecommunication technologies and networks.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the origins of telecommunications' networks and systems.
  • Discuss the development of digital telecoms techniques.
  • Explain the basic concepts behind LANs, the Internet and IP protocols.
  • Understand how 2G, 3G and 4G mobile communications networks work.
  • Describe how fixed and mobile broadband are provisioned.
  • Debate the requirements and development of future telecoms networks.

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