5G Awareness (Entry Level)

  • 15m
  • 15 questions
The 5G Awareness benchmark measures whether a learner has been exposed to common 5G technologies and issues. This Benchmark is for mostly non-technical, government, and business learners. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates an entry level of understanding in commonly used 5G terms and issues.

Topics covered

  • analyze the primary driving forces behind 5G's rollout and what it's usage promises are
  • comprehend the role of local government in the deployment of mobile communication networks and the influence of political figures in general
  • define the characteristics and capabilities required to incorporate 5G within different areas of application
  • describe the evolution of mobile communications from the mobile radiotelephone to today's networks
  • detail the various ways in which government officials and related bodies are involved with 5G deployments
  • examine the advantages associated with obtaining various government departments and entities as customers of 5G services
  • explore solutions and resolutions that will aid in resolving health and safety concerns in the deployment of 5G
  • identify commercial applications of 5G in areas like manufacturing, industrial automation, and robotics
  • identify the immense benefits and potential of a completely connected world
  • list the various domains and disciplines on which 5G will have a direct and substantial impact and specify why these influences are significant
  • outline the components of a mobile communications network and how they operate and interact
  • outline the history of security in telecommunications as well as the importance of privacy, especially in today’s highly connected network
  • recognize the players involved in the 5G lifecycle, both old and new, and differentiate between them
  • recognize the role played by government regulatory organizations in defining and enforcing rules and guidelines for the deployment of mobile communications
  • summarize and understand the rationale behind various areas and categories of opposition to 5G