ISYS 260

Wireless Communications (ISYS 260)

Wireless Communications

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: None. Introduces skills required to function at the entry level in wireless data communications. Teaches fundamental wireless communications and provides an overview of protocols, transmission methods, and IEEE standards. This course examines the broad range of wireless communications technologies available beginning with the basics of radio frequency and wireless data transmission and progressing to the protocols and mechanisms that every wireless network technician should understand. Topics cover technologies for Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs), Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs), Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks (WMANs), and Wireless Wide Area Networks (WWANs) giving an overview of the most current cellular and satellite communications. [Semesters Offered: Spring]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
01/25/2021 - 05/14/2021 12:41 PM - 02:10 PM Dowagiac Regular Barbara Wood Building-461

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.