Communications

Module code: EG2212

This is a specialist Electronic and Electrical Engineering module which is also available to General Engineering students. It will introduce you to the basic concepts of analogue and digital modulation schemes, enabling you to understand how devices can communicate with each other, both through electromagnetic waves, the atmosphere and along transmission lines. In an increasingly connected world the concepts introduced in this module will be widely relevant in the future. This module is an important foundation for more specialist modules that you can take in later years of your degree.

Learning

  • 22 hours of lectures
  • 11 hours of practical classes and workshops
  • 117 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Engagement with coursework (10%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (90%)