IT 513: Computer Networks

IT 513

Computer Networks covers the protocol layers underlying modern networks. Specific topics covered are: Overview of history of computer networks leading up the modern day Internet and Wireless networks; protocol layers such as application layer (e.g., HTTP, FTP, SMTP, DNS), transport layer (e.g., TCP, UDP), and network layer (e.g., IP), link layer (LANs, multi-access networks); overview of wireless and mobile networks; and network security.

Prerequisite: IT 501