This course is a non-technical introduction to the 5G mobile communication system, including its capabilities, general structure and operation, as well as its position as a development of previous technologies. The course also covers the place that 5G holds in the telecommunications market, and how that is developing.
This self-paced on-demand distance learning course features illustrated course books, videos, tests and full tutor support.
Who would benefit
This course is intended for non-technical professionals either new to, or already working in, the mobile or fixed telecommunications sector.
No technical knowledge is assumed but some familiarity with the telecommunications industry would be beneficial.
Topic Areas Include
Introduction to 5G
Market drivers for 5G
Use cases for 5G
Performance objectives and spectrum requirements
Concepts and key features of 5G
Architecture of the core and radio access networks of 5G
Voice services in 5G
Key industry and market players
Standardisation and timelines for 3GPP and the ITU
5G, LTE and Wi-Fi – a holistic approach
On-Demand Online Training
Our self-paced on-demand distance learning programmes are accessible on any computer, tablet or smartphone and allow you to study at a time and location that is convenient to you.
Each course includes:
Illustrated Course Books- featuring leading edge knowledge from subject matter experts.
Videos- Detailed videos expand the points covered in the course books, discussing topics in greater depth.
Tutor Support– Dedicated course tutors are available to answer any questions you might have throughout your studies.
Formative Assessment- Modules include regular quizzes to support learning by testing your knowledge of the subject matter.
Certification– Successfully complete the end of module tests to earn Digital Badges to demonstrate the depth of your knowledge of the topic.