|CLASS CODE:||IS 240||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|CATALOG DESCRIPTION:||General principles of networking designed to provide an understanding of data communication protocols, transmission systems, media, and software.|
|DESCRIPTION:||This course will introduce you to computer networks and the principles of data communications.|
|OBJECTIVES:||At the conclusion of this course the students should understand:
The benefits of networking.
The various networking technologies.
The types of network cabling and wireless technologies.
The OSI reference model and related standards. Networking protocols and architectures. Networking devices.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Attend class and participate in discussions.
Read the assigned chapters.
Complete assigned homework.
Complete exams on schedule.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|