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Module EIT-FUN-412-M-7

5G Mobile Systems and Internet of Things (M, 4.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
EIT-FUN-412-M-7 5G Mobile Systems and Internet of Things 4.0 CP (120 h)


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Module Manager
Area of study [EIT-FUN] Wireless Communication and Navigation
Reference course of study [EIT-88.?-SG#2021] M.Sc. Automation and Control (A&C) [2021]
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2V+1U EIT-FUN-412-K-7
5G Mobile Systems and Internet of Things
P 42 h 78 h - - PL1 4.0 WiSe
  • About [EIT-FUN-412-K-7]: Title: "5G Mobile Systems and Internet of Things"; Presence-Time: 42 h; Self-Study: 78 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: oral examination (30 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


1. Introduction to wireless (review): wireless transmission, coding, modulation, multiple antenna techniques, retransmission protocols, TDMA and OFDM, acquisition and tracking, link adaptation

2. Wireless Communication Systems – classification, topologies, spectrum, use cases, markets, trends

3. Mobile and cellular systems – 2G to 4G, 5G, B5G, use cases, requirements, key concepts, architecture, numerologies, spectrum, key performance indicators and their calculation

4. 4G or LTE details: key characteristics, performance

5. 5G introduction: use cases, deployment concepts, spectrum,

6. 5G Radio 1: 5G RAN and 5G NR

7. 5G Radio 2: small cell, MIMO, beam steering

8. 5G networks: CN and functionalities

9. 5G security: cellular security from 2G to 4G, new concepts in 5G

10. 5G campus networks: use cases, topologies

11. 5G and B5G: Release 18 and beyond, initial concepts for 6G

12. IoT system concepts: NBIoT, LoRAN and overview on other concepts

13. LoRAN: concepts, numerology, key properties

14. LORAN: Radio and network

Competencies / intended learning achievements

After completing this module you can...
  • ... explain the specialities of industrial and general professional applications of wireless communication technology and develop such application scenarios on your own.
  • ... derive a requirements analysis for given applications and the requirements for the necessary radio equipment in order to select or develop appropriate radio devices.
  • ... list the capabilities of 5G/6G and LPWAN solutions, classify the supported (today and in the future) professional use cases, and develop related system integrations.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [EIT-FUN-412-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[EIT-AUT-CAS-WP-MPOOL-7] CAS Core Electives