Design and Modeling of Telecommunication Networks

Објавено: October 12, 2018
  1.    Course Title Design and Modeling of Telecommunication Networks
  2.    Code 3ФЕИТ10З013
  3.    Study program TKII
  4.    Organizer of the study program (unit, institute, department) Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies
  5.    Degree (first, second, third cycle) First cycle
  6.    Academic year/semester IV/7   7.    Number of ECTS credits 6.00
  8.    Lecturer Dr Toni Janevski
  9.    Course Prerequisites

10.    Course Goals (acquired competencies):  Traffic modeling in telecommunication networks, studying flow control mechanisms, admission control and resources management in the network, Quality of Service (QoS) analysis, design of telecommunication networks for given QoS (Quality of Service) requirements, design of corporate LANs, design of access networks, design of transport networks, design of networks for Voice over IP.

11.    Course Syllabus: Introduction to design and modeling of telecommunications networks. Traffic modeling in telecommunication networks. Modeling of Internet traffic for various applications. Quality-of-Service (QoS) analysis at the call level and packet level. Modeling of telecommunication networks. Flow control and routing. Admission control and resource management in access networks and core networks. Quality of Service (QoS), quality management of the service. Performance of network nodes and network access techniques. Design of access networks (xDSL networks, cable networks, optics to home). Design of wireless and mobile networks with given performance. Design of transport networks (VPN, optical transport). Design of multimedia packet networks with QoS control (RSVP, MPLS, differentiated services). Design of corporate IP networks. Design of networks for Voice over IP (VoIP).

12.    Learning methods:  The method of learning is based on theoretical lectures of students, supplemented with thematic auditory and laboratory exercises. Consultation with students. Making seminar work.

13.    Total number of course hours 3 + 1 + 1 + 0
14.    Distribution of course hours 180
15.    Forms of teaching 15.1. Lectures-theoretical teaching 45
15.2. Exercises (laboratory, practice classes), seminars, teamwork 30
16.    Other course activities 16.1. Projects, seminar papers 0
16.2. Individual tasks 20
16.3. Homework and self-learning 85
17.    Grading 17.1. Exams 0
17.2. Seminar work/project (presentation: written and oral) 10
17.3. Activity and participation 0
17.4. Final exam 90
18.    Grading criteria (points) up to 50 points     5 (five) (F)
from 51 to 60 points     6 (six) (E)
from 61 to 70 points     7 (seven) (D)
from 71 to 80 points     8 (eight) (C)
from 81 to 90 points     9 (nine) (B)
from 91 to 100 points   10 (ten) (A)
19.    Conditions for acquiring teacher’s signature and for taking final exam Completed course lectures, auditory and laboratory exercises.
20.  Forms of assessment Two partial exams during the semester or a written exam in the scheduled exam sessions. The student will be able to optionally prepare a seminar paper and submit it by the end of the semester
21.  Language Macedonian and English
22.  Method of monitoring of teaching quality Self-evaluation.
23.  Literature
23.1. Required Literature
No. Author Title Publisher Year
1 Toni Janevski Design and Modeling of Telecommunication Networks FEEIT handbook 2016
23.2. Additional Literature
No. Author Title Publisher Year
1 Toni Janevski  NGN Architectures, Protocols and Services  NGN Architectures, Protocols and Services  2014
2  Sharon Evans  Telecommunications Network Modeling, Planning and Design  IEE  2003