Duration: 3 MONTHS

Course Syllabus


Course Duration: 3 Months

Course Overview: This 3-month part-time course is designed for individuals interested in gaining knowledge and skills in wireless and mobile communication systems. The course is structured to cover topics such as cellular systems, wireless networks, mobile communication systems, mobile network and transport layers, and application layer.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the concepts and principles of wireless and mobile communication systems
  • Acquire knowledge and skills in cellular systems, wireless networks, and mobile communication systems
  • Develop proficiency in mobile network and transport layers and application layer

Course Contents:

Introduction to Wireless Communication
  • Basics of wireless communication
  • Wireless propagation and channel models
  • Cellular systems and their evolution

Wireless Networks
  • Wireless LAN - IEEE 802.11 standards, architecture, services
  • Mobile Ad hoc Networks
  • WiFi and WiMAX
  • Wireless Local Loop

Mobile Communication Systems
  • GSM architecture, location tracking, and call setup
  • Mobility management, handover, and security
  • International roaming for GSM
  • Mobile Number portability
  • VoIP service for Mobile Networks
  • GPRS architecture and procedures
  • Billing

Mobile Network and Transport Layers
  • Mobile IP
  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
  • Mobile Ad Hoc Routing Protocols
  • Multicast routing
  • TCP over Wireless Networks
  • Indirect TCP
  • Snooping TCP
  • Mobile TCP
  • Fast Retransmit / Fast Recovery
  • Transmission/Timeout Freezing
  • Selective Retransmission
  • Transaction Oriented TCP
  • TCP over 2.5 / 3G wireless Networks

Application Layer
  • WAP Model
  • Mobile Location based services
  • WAP Gateway
  • WAP protocols
  • WAP user agent profile
  • Caching model
  • Wireless bearers for WAP
  • WML
  • WMLScripts
  • WTA
  • iMode
  • SyncML

Course Methodology: The course will be delivered through a combination of lectures, discussions, case studies, and hands-on exercises. Participants will be given assignments and projects to complete, which will help them to apply the concepts learned in the course to real-world scenarios.

Importance of Learning: Wireless and mobile communication systems have become an integral part of modern-day communication. This course will equip individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge required to work in this field. Professionals who complete this course will have a competitive edge in the job market and will be better equipped to meet the demands of the industry. The course content can be modified based on the requirements of learners or location.

Note: The above syllabus is designed for Indian students. The contents may be adapted to suit learners from other locations.

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