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ENS4551 Communication Systems 2
Credit Points: 15
ENS3441 Communication Systems 1
ENS3555 Communication Systems 1

This unit develops an in-depth understanding of digital communication systems. It covers topics such as sampling and pulse code modulation, line coding and pulse shaping, digital data transmission, and modulation schemes. An analysis of digital receiver systems is provided, with particular emphasis on the behaviour of digital communication systems in the presence of noise. Digital systems modelling using probability theory, random variables, random processes and information theory are also covered.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
E66Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Systems)
K54Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Power)
G98Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communications)
G93Bachelor of Engineering (Instrumentation Control and Automation)
MABUSLElectronics and Communications Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014