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Study Telecommunications at Otago

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Overview

Telecommunications is all about the devices, systems, and techniques that enable people to communicate with each other. This involves looking at the way information is transmitted over various media, and how networks of these communications media are organised, managed and used.

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Contact details

Associate Professor Jeremiah Deng
Tel 64 3 479 8090
Fax 64 3 479 8311
Email jeremiah.deng@otago.ac.nz
Website Telecommunications

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Qualifications

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Programme Requirements

Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours (BAppSc(Hons)) in Telecommunications

Papers

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Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci) in Telecommunications

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Master of Applied Science (MAppSc) in Telecommunications

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Minor Subject Requirements

Telecommunications as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealsc, or BASc degree

Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree

Level Papers Points
100-level One of:
PHSI 131  Physical Law and Its Applications
PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Modern Physics
PHSI 191  Biological Physics
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200-level

COSC 243  Computer Architecture and Operating Systems

One of:
TELE 202  Computer Networking
COSC 244  Data-communications, Networks, Internet

Prerequisite for COSC 243, COSC 244, TELE 202 is COMP 160  General Programming

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300-level

COSC 301  Network Management

INFO 323  Distributed Information Systems

From 2018 the 300-level requirements will be: COSC 301 Network Management and INFO 305 Pervasive Computing and Interactive Technologies.

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