IELEG2212 - Datatransmision


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

Network models. Analog and digital transmission. Multiplexing and spread spectrum technique. Transmission media. Circuit and packet switching. Error detection and correction. Protocols and architecture.

Learning outcome

- Have a broad knowledge of central themes, theories and issues within network models, protocols and architectures for communication systems.
- Have a broad knowledge in analogue and digital transmission techniques.
- Knowledge of research and development work in the transmission of electromagnetic signals on transmission lines and wireless.

- Can apply principles, methods and techniques used to transfer data between data equipment over long and short distances when transmitted with electromagnetic waves along lines and wirelessly.
- Can use professional knowledge to calculate and evaluate the capacity of a communication system.
- Can master relevant tools and expressions.
- Can update their knowledge within the standards and protocols used in data communication.

General competence
- Can plan and carry out various tasks in the field of data transmission.
- Can reflect on their own professional practice and adjust it under supervision.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, problem solving, tutoring.

Compulsory work requirements: 8 out of 11 submissions must be approved to pass the exam.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

Written exam
Character: Letter characters

Approved mandatory work requirements are valid up to and including the following academic year.
Re-sit exam in August.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)

Course materials

Behrouz A Forouzan: "Data Communications and Networking", 5th Edition (Global Edition), 2013.
In addition, distributed material.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
ELE3343 7.5 01.09.2020
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 2

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Computer and Information Science
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electronic Systems



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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