Engineering Studies – H4 Telecommunication Engineering – The Engineering Profession
This topic introduces the nature and range of work of a telecommunication engineer. Methods of research, documentation and communication are outlined. The importance of the engineering design process and teamwork are key concepts of this topic.
- The nature and range of work of a telecommunication engineer
- Engineering research, documentation and communication
- Emerging trends in the telecommunication engineering profession
- The engineering design process
- Teamwork in engineering
- What are the roles of a telecommunication engineer before, during and after a project?
- Discuss how engineers might collect data for a project.
- How might data be presented?
- Describe how engineers use the design process to develop engineering solutions.
- Discuss examples that highlight why teamwork is important in engineering.