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Network and Mobility 7.5 credits

Nätverk och Mobilitet
First cycle, D0021E
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2022 Sp 3 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Mobile Systems
Subject group (SCB)
Computer Technology

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and Knowledge in programming, computer communication and network programming (e.g. D0010E, D0012E, D0002E and D0036D).

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 1-165 credits.

Course Aim
After course completion, the student should be able to demonstrate:
  • knowledge in homogeneous and heterogeneus network access
  • knowledge in techniques for achieving mobility within IP networks
  • ability to discuss mobile systems and the protocols used for mobility support of applications and services.

The course covers mobile network communication and discusses mobility in a system perspective. The course gives an overview of mobility concepts like Mobile IP, SIP as well as mobile network deployment and heterogeneous network access.

Each course occasion´s language and form is stated and appear on the course page on Luleå University of Technology's website.
The education consists of lectures and programming assignments.
The assignments can be require written and verbally presentations and may contain a deadline.

If there is a decision on special educational support, in accordance with the Guideline Student's rights and obligations at Luleå University of Technology, an adapted or alternative form of examination can be provided.
Written exam and presentations of programming assignments.

Karan Mitra

Literature. Valid from Spring 2015 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Literature will be announced later.

Course offered by
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0002Laboratory workU G#4.50MandatoryA14
0003Written examG U 3 4 53.00MandatoryS22

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.

Syllabus established
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 14 Feb 2014

Last revised
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 17 Feb 2021