EEE4614 Wireless CommunicationsBahçeşehir UniversityDegree Programs ELECTRIC-ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (ENGLISH, NONTHESIS)General Information For StudentsDiploma SupplementErasmus Policy StatementNational Qualifications
Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
EEE4614 Wireless Communications Spring 3 0 3 6
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: Departmental Elective
Course Level:
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Assoc. Prof. SAEID KARAMZADEH
Course Lecturer(s): Assoc. Prof. ALKAN SOYSAL
Recommended Optional Program Components: none
Course Objectives: This is a specialized course on wireless communications engineering. The course aims providing the students the knowledge to analyze, and design wireless communication systems.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
Upon completion of the course, the student will:
I. Understand and identify wireless communication systems.
II. Learn propagation, fading, cellular architecture, traffic models.
III. Recognize 3G and 4G technologies.

Course Content

This course introduces the student to wireless communication. The course starts with physical properties of wireless medium. Then it explains the cellular mobile structure. Several modern technologies, like diversity, advanced modulation techniques, 3G/4G/5G mobile systems will be covered.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Introduction
2) Mobile Communications
3) Path Loss
4) Path Loss and Fading
5) Multipath Propagation
6) Traffic Analysis
7) Cell Planning
8) Problem Session and Midterm Exam
9) Multiple Access
10) Modulation and Demodulation
11) Diversity
12) 3G Technologies
13) 4G Technologies
14) Ad Hoc Communication


Course Notes / Textbooks: Introduction to Wireless and Mobile Systems / Edition 3
Dharma P. Agrawal and Qing-An Zeng
References: none

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Project 1 % 30
Midterms 1 % 30
Final 1 % 40
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Workload
Course Hours 14 42
Presentations / Seminar 1 5
Project 4 20
Midterms 7 27
Final 8 47
Total Workload 141

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution