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IK254U Ericsson Radio School 4.5 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus IK254U (Spring 2022–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Radio system technology and radio electronics.

Intended learning outcomes

The aim of this course is to increase Ericsson's engineers skills in the radio area to facilitate efficient work, individually and in teams, with technical development that maintains Ericsson's industrial leadership.

On completion of the course, the participants should be able to

  • explain the principles of wireless communication
  • use professional skills in the design of passive and active microwave components
  • explain the design of radio transmitters and receivers.

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Recommended prerequisites

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Principles of Wireless Communications by Lars Ahlin, Jens Zander, Ben Slimane.

Microwave Engineering by David M. Pozar.

RF Microelectronics” by Behzad Razavi.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • INL1 - Assignment, 1.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
  • SEM1 - Seminar, 3.0 credits, grading scale: P, F

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

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Course web IK254U

Offered by

Main field of study

Electrical Engineering

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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