Course level

Postgraduate Coursework


Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology


Info Tech & Elec Engineering




One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Tutorial hours, 1 Practical or Laboratory hour


COMS4103 or COMS7400

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Assignments, practicals & final examination

Course coordinator

A/Prof Aleksandar Rakic (

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

(Offered odd years only.) Advanced topics in modern photonics for applications in optical communications & optical sensing including terahertz and biomedical photonics. After completing the course, students will have operational knowledge and understanding of modern photonic technologies and the ability to analyse & simulate photonic devices.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile