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Master in Global Communication Systems - MSc

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  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.5
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Essex graduates work at major telecommunications companies worldwide, as the university has run this course for over 25 years, and during that time trained over 1,000 communications professionals. From a signal standpoint, we look at the basics of how icons are received, operated and transmitted through various media outlets - electronic, visual and radio. Essex’s laboratory work shows how these principles are applied and your software development skills are developed through a series of lectures, exercises and assignments. Building on this, you will explore a number of situation topics in detail, including: Current digital transfer systems Wireless communication systems Computer security and cryptography Complex electronic circuits Network systems school is a community of leading technology professionals research and development. Today's communications engineers are creative and focused people, but they are undeniable and experimental.  This degree provides a mathematical foundation for the study of communication systems and accepting their operation as it covers at depth the relevant mathematical concepts, such as Fourier transforms, theory of probability and stochastic processes and noise, as well as fundamentals of information theory and coding. You will develop an understanding of the principles and practices of modern digital transmission systems after covering the essentials of electronic communication, the module examines and compares cable, broadcast, satellite and mobile communications systems. The introduction to the architecture and services of modern telecommunication networks and illustrates the major features of a network, how they interact and introduce the concept of an intelligent network along with switching, which is an essential requirement and the ideas behind circuit, packet and cell switching are presented. 

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October 2020

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October 2021

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October 2022

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