[4 credits]

Data Communications
Covers fundamental concepts in data communication, including definition of terms, communicating concepts, comparison of voice and data communication (analog versus digital signals), medium access, elementary data ling protocols, topologies, servers, and operating system standards implemented in local area networks. Uses hands-on software activity related to protocols, switching, routing, and peer-to-peer networking using a VM environment. Prerequisite: CIS120 and CIS179, both with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor. W

Terms offered online: W,Su

Tuition and Fees

Online Fee per class: $50

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