Course Info

TDC 512: Cellular and Wireless Telecommunications

A survey course which includes an overview of all the design and network elements that comprise the foundation of today's cellular networks. Topics include the evolution of cellular technology; basic cellular design and operation principles; cell base station design and function; a review of digital wireless technologies; radio frequency (RF) and antenna propagation basics; an overview of towers; microwave radio systems; roaming and intercarrier networking; the business side of wireless and landline interconnection to the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). PREREQUISITE(S): TDC 464

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 12890
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01514 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 13156
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 15093
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01514 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 16369
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12979
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01513 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12980
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 41508
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01208 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 41509
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 701
Class number: 10150
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01208 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 10151
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus