Telecommunication engineers are responsible for designing and supervising the installation of telecommunication equipment such as telecom masts, switching devices, transmission cables, transmission circuits, IP networks and so on. Our BSc. Telecommunication engineering program is rigorous and involves courses such as Analog Communication Systems, Microprocessors, Data Communication Networks, Introduction to VLSI, Wireless Data Communication Networks and many more. The program is designed to equip you with the needed competencies to work and survive in the telecommunication industry.
Graduates from the program mostly gain employment in telecommunication companies, mobile phone manufacturing firms, or work on ships as stand by communication engineers or set up their own consultancies.
Modules and courses
Mode of course delivery
The programme is offered through distance education, a learning oriented system allowing greater flexibility in learning while students continue with their regular professional work. The programme is offered in a mixed mode format. The approach uses print and electronic media in order to be responsive to the needs of the learner and also maximize the use of technology in course delivery.
At the heart of the programme is excellent online learning materials developed by capable and competent resource persons from KNUST and other recognized institutions.
Academic Support Systems/Services
Limited face-to-face facilitated sessions are provided at all the Learning Centres. These sessions are supported by print and electronic materials, and local learning facilitators who also support and direct students as they work through the resources provided.
The Centres provide learning support to students living in different parts of the country, thus reducing travel expenses.
Head of department
- HND in Telecommunication Engineering
- HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering/Computer Engineering/ or an equivalent Diploma Certificate
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