Courses Code: CSC 417
Course Title: INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION THEORY
Number of unit : 3 Units
Office Lecturer: College of Natural Science, Department of Computer Science
Historical background of information theory, the entropy function and its properties, joint and conditional entropy, discrete memory-less channels, models for communication systems, classification of channels, channel capacity, decoding schemes, the fundamental theorem and its weak converse, finite state channels, continuous channels, entry in the continuous case.