Course detail

Terminal Equipments

FEKT-CUKZAcad. year: 2017/2018

Terminal subscriber equipment - fundamentals, structure, signalling, types of terminals, communication phases.
Telephone sets - standard, loudspeaker, cordless telephone sets, payphones,
Facsimile terminals - operation, block structure, scanning and printing techniques, document encoding techniques, data formats, transmission modes, facsimile communication phases and procedures,
ISDN terminals - ISDN network architecture, types of ISDN access, R, S, T, U interfaces, non-ISDN terminal access, terminal power feeding, DSS1 signalling system. ISDN terminal structure, ISDN phone, facsimile and data services in ISDN network, videocommunication in ISDN,
Mobile network terminals - operational principles and architectures of mobile networks, services - voice communication, messaging, data services - CSD, HSCSD, E/GPRS. Communication security, authentication, data encryption. Architectures of mobile terminals.
Voice and videoconversation services integration into IP networks - H.323 and SIP architectures. VoIP communication procedures, QoS support. Voice and video IP terminals structures - HW and SW components.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge from the area of terminal equipments, like telephone sets - analog, system dependent digital ones, ISDN, cordless (CT1, DECT), mobile phones, pay-phones; facsimile machines and faxmodem cards; answering machines, voice mail, etc.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the secondary school education level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

PROKOP,J.:Účastnická telefonní zařízení,NADAS
ŠRÁMEK,J.:Technika dokumentové telegrafie,NADAS

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

- 2 tests within laboratories - 15 points each (30 points maximum)
- final written examination - 70 points max.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Terminal subscriber equipment - fundamentals, structure, signalling, types of terminals, communication phases.
2. Telephone sets - functions and telephone block structure. Circuits for standard and loudspeaker phones,
3. DECT cordless telephone sets, payphones,
4. Facsimile terminals - operation, block structure, scanning and printing techniques, document encoding techniques, data formats,
5. Facsimile transmission modes, facsimile communication phases and procedures,
6. ISDN terminals - ISDN network architecture, types of ISDN access, R, S, T, U interfaces,
7. Non-ISDN terminal access, terminal power feeding, DSS1 signalling system.
8. ISDN terminal structure, ISDN phone, facsimile and data services in ISDN network, videocommunication in ISDN,
9. Mobile network terminals - operational principles and architectures of mobile networks,
10. Mobile network services - voice communication, messaging, data services - CSD, HSCSD, E/GPRS. Communication security, authentication, data encryption. Architectures of mobile terminals.
11. Voice and videoconversation services integration into IP networks - H.323 and SIP architectures.
12. VoIP communication procedures, QoS support. Voice and video IP terminals structures - HW and SW components.

Aims

The goal of this course is to allow students to get high level of knowledge about terminal equipment, about their structure, operation, and services provided by these terminals. During laboratory exercises student can practise working with samples of various types of telecommunication terminals

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-BC Bachelor's

    branch BC-TLI , 2. year of study, summer semester, 6 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer