Telecommunication Network
2009-2010 - ELE3132 - 5 ECTS

On the basis of

ELE1051 - Elektronikk
ELE2111 - Datatransmisjon

Expected learning outcomes

The intention of the course is to give an overview of the principles, methods and equipment in use in different types of telecommunication system.


In this subject the network of telecommunications is the essential.

- The principle structure of telecommunication network. Network and services.
- Access and transport networks of telecommunication
- Synchronization
- Signalling networks
- Transmission technologies. Systems for electrical, optical and XDSL technology
- Transmission quality
- Multiplexing and switching
- IP telephony and IP trunking

Wireless telecommunications is covered in another subject and will not be detaild her.

Teaching Methods


Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

Internal examiner

Teaching Materials

"Technologies and systems for access and transport networks" by Jan A. Audestad, 2007, Artech house.

"Telecommunications Essentials. The Complete Global Source" by Lillian Goleniewski, Second edition, 2007 Addision-Wesley

Replacement course for

ELE3131 - Telekommunikasjonsnett