Computer Networking   [Archived Catalog]

CSC 5423 - Computer Networking

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): CSC 5422  or CSC 422. This course is a study of the physical and logical components used in modern computer networks. Topics include: fundamentals of signaling and data transmission using electromagnetic media, data encoding, multiplexing, circuit switching, packet switching, LAN and WAN technologies, internetworking concepts, transport protocols, network security, and distributed applications. May include programming or laboratory assignments to demonstrate key concepts.