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A Bachelor's degree in Telecommunication Engineering or Electrical/Electronic Engineering or a closely related area from a recognised university. Telecommunication Engineering graduates who do not hold Fírst Class or Second Class (Upper) honours degree and all non-telecommunication engineering graduates may be accepted subject to passing an interview. ASSESSMENT: There will be an assessment at the end of each semester of the first year and at the end of the first semester of the second year, through formal university examination. The duration of the examination for each course shall not be less than two hours. This examination will be weighted 70% of the total marks for the course. In addition, there shall be a system of continuous assessment based on any or a combination of the following: Mid - semester examination, class test, tutorials, and assignments. This will be weighted 30% of the total marks for the course. Project and design works will be assessed through oral examination before a panel of examiners. REQUIREMENT FOR GRADUATION Minimum credits: 75 Pass all required courses Minimum CWA: 50 Completion of project and submission of a final written report PROGRAMME STRUCTURE: The duration of the programme is 2 years. The mode of study is full time. YEAR ONE: SEMESTER 1 COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS TE 561 Digital Signal Processing 4 TE 563 Information Theory and Coding 4 TE 571 RF and Microwave Circuits 4 TE 581 Computer Networks and Protocols 6 Total: 18 credits SEMESTER 2 COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDIT TE 562 Fibre Optic Transmission Systems 6 TE 574 Wireless Communication Networks 4 TE 576 Satellite and Broadcast Networks 6 TE 584 Network Management and Planning 6 Total: 22 credits YEAR TWO: EE 592 Project - Planning/Implementation/Completion 36 credits Grand Total: 76 credits