Text: Computer Networks (Fourth Edition)
Author: Andrew S. Tanenbaum
This course will explore the theory, design and analysis of computer communications systems. The emphasis of the course will be the design elements that make up present-day enterprise scale networks.
Students are expected to have read the text for each week before arriving for class. Homework will be assigned at the end of each class and we will review homework the following week.
A research paper (8-10 double-spaced pages) and oral presentation focused on some aspect of computer networking will be required. The topic must be approved by the instructor no later than May 14th.
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Last updated April 25, 2003