INFSCI 1630 COMMUNICATION NETWORKS (replacing INFSCI 1071, effective June 30, 2020)

The focus of this course is on the Internet the most widely-used communication network. Provides an introduction to data communications and networking, particularly examining elements of today's Internet. Students will learn how applications are supported and communicated through services offered by the Internet. Covers features of transport layer protocols, routing protocols, and medium access protocols. Also, the course will explore physical layer technologies and provide a basic introduction to multimedia networking and network management concepts.

Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ: INFSCI 1600 or INFSCI 1070; Minimum C grade or Transfer, and Enrollment not permitted if currently or previously completed INFSCI 1071
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3