ELEN7061 Telecommunications Business Environment

School running course: 
Electrical & Information Engineering
Year of Study: 


The objectives of the Telecommunications Business Environment (TBE) module of the

School’s Telecommunications Engineering courseware, are for students to gain an

appreciation of the external environment within which a telecommunications business

operates and how a company can successfully conduct business in this environment. Two

perspectives are therefore taken: scene setting descriptions of the macroeconomic and

regulatory environment of today (focusing on South Africa, but also with a global view);

coupled with an introduction to the mechanisms of operating a telecommunications


Programs offering course: 
MEng (Telecoms)
MSc Eng (Telecoms)