Data Transmission
2009-2010 - ELE2111 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The students shall know the most used standards and protocols conserning datacommunication.

They shall know the principles, methods og techniques that is used when transfering data between data equipment over long and short distances using electromagnetic waves along lines and wireless.


Transmision media - waves along lines and wireless
Data transfer - modulation, coding of data and interfacing. Multiplexing. Data link control.
Net - Line switching and packet switching. Public telephone and data net, Frame Relay and ATM. Local network and connection of datanet. Internet.
Protocols and architecture

Teaching Methods

Laboratory work

Form(s) of Assessment


Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written exam counts 80 % on the final grade

Excercises counts 20 % on the final grade

Each part must be completed separately

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Internal examiner

Examination support

Approved calculator

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials

Erling Bakke og Arne Wold: Kompendium i Datatransmisjon

William Stallings: Data and Computer Communications, 8. ed.

Replacement course for

ELE2101 Transmisjonsteknikk og ELE2001 Datakommunikasjon