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Diploma in Evolving Technologies

A 10-month distance learning programme accredited by York St John University (Subject to validation)

Starting 20th March 2020

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Course Overview

Companies involved in the telecoms sector need high-quality people with the right knowledge and competencies to effectively build and maintain a competitive advantage. The Diploma in Evolving Technologies has been designed with this requirement fully in mind.

This 10-month diploma, accredited by York St John University (subject to validation), is designed to equip telecoms professionals with the knowledge and strategic skills required by organizations undergoing or looking to undergo an evolution towards the new wave of emerging technologies including LTE, LTE-A and 5G. Over 4 core and 5 optional modules, participants are able to customise learning to their specific needs.

Early Bird Price: £1925 +VAT

(Distance Learning) : Starts: 20th Mar 2020

PRICE: £2145 +VAT


Why Choose This Course?

Who’s it for?

  • Technical Job Functions
  • Heads of Technical Junctions
  • Employees wishing to gain experience to progress to more senior roles
  • Graduates or new employees who need to develop knowledge

Core Modules

  • Communications and Connectivity: Supporting Fast-Changing Societies
  • The Telecoms Business Environment
  • Access Network Technologies
  • Core Network Technologies

Elective Modules (Select 5)

Select up to 5:

  • Mobile Broadband Technologies
  • IP Networks and Systems
  • Traffic Engineering, QoS and MPLS in IP Networks
  • Connected TV and Multimedia
  • Security and Fraud Prevention
  • Radio Principles
  • Radio Network Planning
  • Maximising LTE Performance and Efficiency
  • Technologies 2020
  • Towards 5G – Markets and Technologies

Learning Outcomes

Benefits for Professional

  • Gain a thorough grounding of the fundamentals of existing and emerging telecoms technologies
  • Uniquely includes strategic insight, key market data from Ovum
  • An excellent range and choice of modules to appeal to a diverse range of study levels and subject requirements
  • You decide when and where to study
  • University-level material designed to immerse students fully in the chosen topics
  • Regular live tutorials and webinars via our virtual classroom
  • The modular structure allows you to tailor your programme to suit you and your organisation’s individual learning needs
  • The award of a university-level diploma on successful completion of the programme

Benefits for Organisations

  • Unrivalled preparation for digital transformation and operation in business environments  motivated by digital strategies
  • Individuals will be able to contribute more effectively to the wider organisation as well as making critical decision on technological deployments
  • Effective onboarding of new employees through an advanced training programme
  • Gain competitive advantage in the telecoms business environment with high-quality, knowledgeable employees
  • The flexible learning systems allows employees to fit their study around work.
  • Multiple corporate licences available for group bookings

Programme Details

Module 1

C1. Communication and Connectivity: Supporting Fast-Changing Societies

Module 2

C2. The Telecoms Business Environment

Module 3

C3. Access Network Technologies

Module 4

C4. Core Network Technologies

Module 5

E1. Mobile Broadband Technologies

Module 6

E2. IP Networks and Systems

Module 7

E3. Traffic Engineering, QoS and MPLS in IP Networks

Module 8

E4. Connected TV and Multimedia

Module 9

E5. Security and Fraud Prevention

Module 10

E6. Radio Principles

Module 11

E7. Radio Network Planning

Module 12

E8. Maximising LTE Performance and Efficiency

Module 13

E.9 Technologies 2020

Module 14

Towards 5G - Markets and Technologies

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