Introduction / Course Objectives
To introduce students with concepts related to computer communication, analogue & digital transmission, network layers, network models (OSI, TCP/IP) and protocol standards. Emphasis is given on the understanding of modern network concepts.
Course Code: CMP-2540
Credit Hours: 3
Introduction to Data Communications, Communications Models, Data Networking, and the Internet. Protocol & Architecture. Protocol & Architecture. Data Transmission. Signal Encoding Techniques. Digital Data Communication Techniques. Data Link Control Protocols. Multiplexing. Circuit Switching and Packet Switching. Cellular Wireless Networks Technology & Protocols. Local Area Network Technology & Protocols. Ethernet Technology & Protocols. Wireless LANs: Wireless LAN Technology and Protocols.
Class Schedule: MScIT 2nd (Tuesday: 11:00 - 12:30 PM) (Thursday: 11:00 - 12:30 PM)