INFS2480-C1 Telecomm For Info Professional    (Fall 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements


Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 4 (10/19/2013 - 12/14/2013)

Days: ONLINE

Time: -

Location: Internet/Online

Room:

Seats Available: 14 Seats

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Fully Online Fee : $150.00

Course Description

This course provides the student with the background necessary to evaluate the requirements for telecommunications infrastructure. This includes selection of hardware; software and carrier transport services to support telecommunications in a business organization. Emphasis is on covering the essential elements that are part of any telecommunications infrastructure. The three major components of telecommunications convergence will be covered including architecture, applications and end-user devices. Emerging technology changes affecting network integration, such as lines (transports), features, multi-function telephone systems, encoding, protocols, bandwidth economics, Total cost of ownership and return on investment are treated.

Prerequisite: COSK2220 or COSK2225

About The Instructor

Donna L. Cellante, Ed.D.
Professor of Computer and Information Systems
 Computer and Information Systems

cellante@rmu.edu
412-397-6021 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 311

Profile

For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.



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