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Study Telecommunications at Otago

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Apply for the Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours (BAppSc(Hons)) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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Apply for the Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Science (PGCertAppSc) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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Apply for the Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (PGDipAppSc) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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Apply for the Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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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

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci) in Telecommunications

Papers

Master of Applied Science (MAppSc) in Telecommunications

Papers

Minor subject requirements

Telecommunications as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealsc, BACom, BASc or BComSc 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), Bachelor of Arts and Commerce (BACom), Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) or Bachelor of Commerce and Science (BComSc) degree

No new enrolments are being accepted for this minor subject.

Level Papers Points
100-level One of:
PHSI 131  Physical Law and Its Applications
PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Modern Physics
PHSI 191  Biological Physics
18
200-level

COSC 243  Computer Architecture and Operating Systems

COSC 244  Data-communications, Networks, Internet

Prerequisite for COSC 243, COSC 244 is COMP 160  General Programming.

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18

300-level

COSC 301  Network Management

INFO 305 Pervasive Computing and Interactive Technologies.

18

18

Total   90