Telecommunications | Topical Seminar in Industry & Management
T453 | 28345 | Forkner, T.

Understand the basic concepts of 2-way, interactive video
communications.  Be able to describe basic components required for
WEB-based, H.320, H.321, H.323, SDI, and other important
transmission technologies.  Be able to discuss primary applications
and strengths for each.  Be able to conduct and operate a live
videoconferencing session.

This course is presented in a lecture/discussion format.
Students are given assigned readings each week that are targeted at
the particular topic.  The associated sessions are aimed at creating
a comprehensive understanding of the topic and related issues.
Field trips and labs to view and experience various types of
videoconferencing technologies will further enhance the learning

Lab Projects           100 pts.
Mid-term               100 pts.
Final exam             100 pts.
Participation          100 pts.
	Total               400 pts.

Exams are designed to enable the student to demonstrate a
command of the major issues through essay and short answer.
Emphasis on participation is designed to encourage attendance
and “active” learning.

To be provided.
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course will fulfill consult the College Bulletin at
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