Course Title: Conduct field tests of radio/wireless networks

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5175 Diploma of Telecommunications Photonics

Course Title: Conduct field tests of radio/wireless networks

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering


Term2 2010

Course Contact: Raymond Meyer ? Program Coordinator

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4716

Course Contact Email: raymond,

Course Description

This course is designed to assist learner to gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to undertaking field tests of radio-wireless networks, includes understanding the fundamental structure of radio networks, the technique to conduct field test in radio-wireless network, the concept to plan and simulate a radio network over designated coverage area.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTTC096C Conduct field tests of radio/wireless networks


Analyse test results

Conduct tests

Obtain tools

Plan tests

Undertake administrative tasks

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

The assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the criteria set in the National Training Package. The students are required to undertake summative assessments that bring together skills and knowledge as follows:

• Theoretical Written assessment.
• Work Simulation Projects.
• A Pass in schedule practical exercises