Wireless data transmission

Structure Type: Course
Code: KL04BT42042
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Anttonen, Alpo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
TITE-2015   2 spring   3.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  
TITE-2016   2 spring   3.0   2018-01-01   2018-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

Students will be competent in acquire knowledge about the possibilities and limitations of wireless data transmission

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 96 h
- of which scheduled studies: 48 h
- of which autonomous studies: 48 h .

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


- Basics of radio technology and uses in data transmission
- Theory of radio frequency
- Radio frequency modulation
- Radio modems
- Spread spectrum techniques such as IEEE 802.11
- Bluetooth
- Radio legislation
- Infrared
- Laser
- Microwaves
- GSM and UMTS networks
- Communications and GPS satellites

Recommended or Required Reading

- Kaj Granlund (2001 or later edition). Langaton tiedonsiirto

- Lecture notes

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and laboratory work where students construct and test wireless networks

Assessment Criteria

5 Students are able to commendable rate issues and know how to apply them.
4 -3 Students are able to rate the key issues
2 -1 Students are able to rate the basics

Assessment Methods

Exam and assignment