Electronic & Data Communications

Course Number: 
ELT 3040
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Electrical Engineering Technology (ELT)
Credits 
3.00

This course introduces students to the concepts necessary to understand data communications in today’s networked world. Both analog communications and digital communications are studied. Topics include media characteristics, Fourier series analysis, frequency division multiplexing, noise, and modulation techniques. Additional topics include network protocols; data encoding techniques; error detection and correction; encryption; and data compression.

3 hours of lecture per week