Courses Catalogue

Computer Networks & Data Communications

COURSE CODE: ITE 2103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Computer Science, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

Course Content

  • Data communication and networking 6 hours.
  •  OSI and TCP/IP models 4 hours
  • The web as an example of client-server computing  4 hours
  • Building web applications 4 hours
  • Network management 3 hours
  • Compression and decompression 6 hours
  • Multimedia networking 4 hours
  •  Network architecture and protocols 6 hours
  •  Network Security 3 hours
  •  Local and wide area networks 3hours
  •  Multiple access & Multiplexing 6 hours
  • Practical Lessons/group work (22 hours)

 

Mode of delivery

Lectures, Case studies, Tutorials, Practical, Seminars, Group work