Dec 11, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

COSC 485 - Data Communications and Networks

3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): COSC 214 and COSC 254. This course explores the fundamentals of data communication and computer networking: common carrier implications, tariffs, exchanges, concentrators, multiplexors, and buffering; circuit, message, and packet switching; network architectures and protocols; protocol standards, modeling, and analysis; cost and design; software considerations are emphasized.