The unit will be delivered via lectures, tutorials, and practical sessions.
There will be weekly laboratory sessions, starting in Week 2.
Library and internet search engines, word processing and presentation software, switches and routers, Matlab software.
No student will be permitted to enter the laboratory without proper footwear. THONGS OR
SANDALS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. NO FOOD OR DRINK may be taken into the laboratory.
Suggested reference text book:
Computer Networking James F Kurose & Keith W Ross, 6th Edn, 2012.
Other reference book(s)
Communication Networks A Concise Introduction, by J. Walrand and S. Parekh, Morgan &
Claypool Publishers, 2010.
Networking, Second edition, J. S. Beasley, Pearson, 2009.
Data Communications and Networking, 4th Edition by B. A. Forouzan, McGraw-Hill, 2007.
Data and Computer Communications, 9th ed W. Stallings, Pearson, 2012
Lecture and laboratory notes
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