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INFS3230-A Networks/Data/Computer Comm    (Fall 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2013 - 12/14/2013)

Days: W

Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Wheatley Center 111

Seats Available: 9 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides the student with terminology and concepts related to data communications. Modes of data transmission and transmission media are discussed. Emphasis is placed on the integration of electronic principles with systems analysis and design for computer networks. The role of telecommunications in systems design for networking and distributed processing is presented, along with the architecture of data communication systems ranging from local area networks to international wide area networks. Also discussed are common data communication error detection and correction techniques, available communications software, common carrier services, and prevailing relative costs for those services.

Prerequisites: INFS3210 or INFS3211

About The Instructor

Valerie J. Powell, R.T. (R), Ph.D.
University Professor of Computer and Information Systems
 Computer and Information Systems

powell@rmu.edu
412-397-6452 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 324

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