COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Fiber Optic Cominication ELH   234 4 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Serdar KAŞIKCI
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.SERDAR KAŞIKCIUzaktan Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To contribute to the students to learn components used in optical communication systems. To provide calculation about optic laws. To provide understanding of principal and practice of basic concepts.
Content
Fiber optic communication system, optical sources, photodetectors, fiber optic waveguides, transmission characteristics of optic fibers, fiber materials, optical fiber losses.

Learning Outcomes
1) Understand the requirements for use in optical communication systems.
2) To understand the principles of optical communications
3) Fiber optic cable characteristics, Recognizing the types and fiber optic cables in optical signal transmission parameters that affect the ability to comprehend
4) Fiber optic cable characteristics, Recognizing the types and fiber optic cables in optical signal transmission parameters that affect the ability to comprehend
5) Recognizing optical source and detector used in optical communications
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1.Program graduates have sufficient knowledge in mathematics, science and the implementation of the telecommunication issues in these areas
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2.Program graduates have knowledge regarding available materials and their selection in telecommunication sector.
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3. Program graduates have knowledge of planning and organizing ateliers and operating plants in telecommunication sector.
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4. Program graduates have ability to follow developing technologies with his/her acquired knowledge.
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5. Program graduates have ability to design and draw the professional plans and projects by using a computer drawing or simulation program in his/her filed.
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6.Program graduate carry out a basic level study on his/her own, collect, analyze and interpret the data and prepare the final report in order to examine a problem regarding telecommunication technologies.
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7. Program graduates take responsibility as a team member in order to solve the problems encountered in the applications of telecommunication area; he/she who has the conscious of the necessity of lifelong learning renews his/herself continuously to acces
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8. Program graduates have ability to use at least one computer programming language and a foreign language in the extent required by the profession.
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9. Program graduates use one computer software required by the field at least and information and communication technologies in a basic level.
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10. Program graduates inculcate to be a patient individual with responsibility consciousness and moral values required by the profession.
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12.Program graduates act according to professional ethics to provide the occupational health and safety in the field

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 History of Fiber optics and propagation preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
2 Introduction to fiber optics communication systems preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
3 Optical fiber waveguides preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
4 Snell Law, Acceptance angle, unmerical aperture, phase and group velocity preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
5 Fibers index profile preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
6 Light Sources preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
7 Light detecors preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
8 Mid-Term Exam preliminary Testing
9 Transmission characteristics of optical fibers preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
10 Loss types, dispersion, preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
11 Polarization, optic components, preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
12 Fiber materials and properties preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
13 Optical fiber connectors and losses preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
14 Optical amplifiers, preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
15 Fiber optic systems now and then preliminary Lecture
Question-Answer
16-17 Term Exams preliminary Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources