Course detail

Communication Systems for IoT

FEKT-MPA-IOTAcad. year: 2021/2022

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

On course completion, students will be able to:


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Recommended optional programme components

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Recommended or required reading

Anton-Haro, C.: Machine-To-Machine (M2M) Communications: Architecture, Performance and Applications, 2015. První vydání. ISBN 978-1782421023. (EN)
Hersent, O., Boswarthick, O., Elloumi, O.: The Internet of Things, 2012. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. Druhé vydání. ISBN 978-1119994350. (EN)
Liberg, O., Sundberg, M., Wang, E., Bergman, J., Joachim, S.: Cellular Internet of Things: Technologies, Standards, and Performance, 2017. První vydání. ISBN 978-0128124581. (EN)
Alasdair, G.: Industry 4.0: The Industrial Internet of Things, 2016. První vydání. ISBN 978-1484220467. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods include lectures, practical laboratories and computer laboratories. The part of this course is a project and a presentation of results in power point. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

0-5 points – activity in laboratory,
0-10 points - written test in laboratory, (optional part),
0-15 points – elaboration of individual project,
0-70 points - written exam with e-learning support, compulsory part for course completion.
The exam is focused on verifying the orientation of high-speed communication systems with a view to SDH and Ethernet.

Language of instruction


Work placements

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

Attendance at laboratories is compulsory, justified absence can be made up after prior arrangement with the instructor.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPC-TIT Master's, any year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme MPC-IBE Master's, any year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme MPA-EAK Master's, 1. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer