|1.||Apply specialised technical cell planning for a specific wireless communication system;|
|2.||Utilise a systems approach to evaluate wireless system performance in terms of quality of service and grade of service;|
|3.||Critically review and implement radio cell planning software tools;|
|4.||Survey and investigate the operation of the key wireless standards, GSM, WCDMA LTE and dimension networks accordingly; and|
|5.||Propose procedures for the operation and identification of strengths and weaknesses of popular wireless multiple access techniques.|
|Test||Two (2) Class Tests (1 hour each)||30%|
|Laboratory Work||Two (2) Laboratory Practicals (equivalent to 2000 words)||30%|
|Examination||Final Examination (3 hours)||40%|
LTE for UMTS, OFDMA and SC-FDMA Based Radio Access ISBN 978-0-470-99401-6.
Holma, H., & Toskala, A. (2009)
WCDMA for UMTS - HSPA Evolution and LTE 4th ed.
Holma, H., & Toskala, A. (2007)
Wireless Communications ISBN 13 978-0-480-84888-3.
Molisch, Andreas F. (2005)
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