Instructor: Assist. Prof. Dr. Reza Hassanpour
Catalog Description: Overview of Data Communication Networks and Open Systems. The Physical Layer. Digital data transmission. Error detection and correction. Protocol Basics. The Data Link Control Layer and Protocols. Local Area Networks (LANs). Ethernet, ATM, PPP, protocols, Hubs, Switches, and Bridges.
Textbook: Data Communications, Computer Networks, and Open Systems, Fifth Edition, Halsall, Addison Wesley