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Course summary

A technical overview of the 5G air interface and radio access network.

Who would benefit

This course is intended for engineers either new to, or already working in, mobile radio communications.


Familiarity with telecommunications and general engineering terminology is assumed and some understanding of LTE cellular systems would be beneficial.

Topic areas include

  • 5G introduction and key features
  • Standardisation and ITU / 3GPP time lines
  • Use cases and performance objectives
  • Non standalone and standalone deployment options
  • Radio spectrum and millimetre wave communications
  • Principles of radio transmission and reception
  • Multiple antennas in 5G
  • Structure of the air interface physical layer
  • Protocols in layers 2 and 3
  • Air interface procedures in idle and connected modes

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