F29XO Computer Networks (O)

Aims:

To introduce computer network architecture, protocol design and develop design network application systems skills

Detailed Information

Pre-requisites: none.

Location: ALP.

Semester: 1.

Syllabus:

Course requirements and layered architecture

Composition and communication of the transmission system

Principle of frequency division multiplexing, multipoint access, CSMA/CD

Wireless access, IEEE 802.11

Basic problems of routing, OSPF and RIP

Principle and implementation of TCP

Design and implementation of network applications

Learning Outcomes: Subject Mastery

Understanding computer network architecture and its design principle

Ability to design network protocol

Ability to design innovative web application system

Learning Outcomes: Personal Abilities

Ability to learn independently and work in teams

Communication skills and international perspective

SCQF Level: 9.

Credits: 15.