CSC336 – Data Communications and Networking II
3 Credit Hours
Instructor: Dr. Cheer-sun Yang, Associate Professor of Computer Science
Andrew Tanenbaum and David J. Wetherall, “Computer Networks (5 Hall, 2010.
brief description of the content of the course (catalog description)
An overview of the various aspects of modern data and telecommunications. Discussion of the hardware and software facets of the transmission of information in the forms of voice, data, text, and image. Topics include communication protocols, transmission technologies, analog/digital transmission, communications media, physical layer and data-link layer design issues.
prerequisites or co-requisites
Prerequisite: CSC142 Computer Science II.
indicate whether a required, elective, or selected elective course in the program
specific outcomes of instruction
explicitly indicate which of the student outcomes listed in Criterion 3 or any other
outcomes are addressed by the course.
Course addresses Student Outcomes (a).