Data Communications and Networking

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
CPS
Course Number: 
325
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Fall of Odd-Even Years

The principles of data communications equipment, device protocols, data transmission formats and representation techniques. Network topologies, design and configuration. Network performance issues and enhancement techniques. LANs, WANs, and internet working issues. The protocols and workings of the global Internet. Issues facing network administrators. Prerequisite: CPS 150.