Course: Modern Mobile Networks (GSM, UMTS, LTE, IMS)

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Course title Modern Mobile Networks (GSM, UMTS, LTE, IMS)
Course code UAI/626
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In academic years starting with an odd year (e.g. 2017/2018), in the summer semester.
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Dostálek Libor, RNDr.
  • Kothánek Jakub, Mgr.
  • Jerie Jan, Ing.
Course content
1. Introduction to Telecommunications 2. Topology and function of each part of wireless communication 3. The bands (GSM, CDMA) 4. Function GSM phone modem 5. Features CDMA phone modem 6. BTS feature, the method of communication mobile BTS 7. Function GSM phone and SIM 8. Higher functions of a mobile phone 9. The structure of the SIM card (types of memory, their possibilities and limitations) 10. SIM Toolkit applications - software options, analysis of standards, restrictions on certain types of mobile phones 9. Topology and function of GSM, GSM architecture, definition of terms (version and options) 10. Accounting, redirection, roaming (species roaming) 11. Internet SMS gateway 12. Mobile internet - technology, technical possibilities 13. Localization Methods 14. Internet payments (SIM Toolkit applications, mobile payment, SMS payments) 15. The use and function of GSM modems

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
  • Class attendance - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 15 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
To acquaint students with the principles of the last generation mobile networks: network core (packet core), roaming principles, principles of authentication, the security of mobile networks, etc.


Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment

Acquired competence Students will acquire a general overview of the operation of communication networks GSM, CDMA. Based on the information gathered will be able to respond to requests from the field of this technology in their future careers IT administrator or programmer.
Recommended literature
  • Nikol Kokešová. Principy činností soudobých mobilních komunikačních sítí.
  • Stanislav Hanus. Bezdrátové a mobilní komunikace. 2003. ISBN 80-214-1833-8.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Science Study plan (Version): Applied Informatics (1) Category: Informatics courses - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer