Skip to 0 minutes and 6 seconds What if you could learn about 5G and wireless communication in just two weeks? 5G is everywhere, or it certainly feels like that. Stories of “5G cities”, fantastical theories and speculation about how the fifth generation of wireless communication will revolutionise our digital lifestyles are ubiquitous. But what is 5G? How does it work? And most importantly, does it live up to its own publicity? This course, brought to you in partnership with PACKT, will analyse the forebearers of 5G, exploring the evolution of wireless technology, beginning with 1G and following the journey it has taken through 2G, 3G and 4G, to reach its newest iteration, paying specific attention to the issue that paved the way for each consequent update.
Skip to 0 minutes and 53 seconds Along the way, you will be guided by the experts at the Cerulean Academy. They will introduce you to new ideas and explore how updates in technology influence the future of wireless technology. By the end of this course, you will have explored the history of previous wireless telecom technologies and will have gained the fundamental knowledge of 5G wireless technology.
Skip to 1 minute and 13 seconds More specifically you will: Discuss the fundamentals of 5G wireless technology. Describe the intentions and limitations of 1G, 2G, 3G and 4G. Explain the history of previous wireless telecom technologies. Debate the future of 5G technology. Whatever your motivations for studying this exciting and ever-evolving subject, whether you are passionate about the future of wireless technologies or you are interested in moving into the field, this course provides an excellent introduction to the subject. And studying on FutureLearn gives you the freedom to learn wherever you are; whether you’re at home, on your commute, or on your lunch break. You can log in on your phone, laptop or tablet and pick up where you left off. Study how and when you choose.
Skip to 1 minute and 59 seconds So please step into your future with introduction to 5G and wireless mobile communication from PACKT and FutureLearn.