Computer Networks

Computer Networks

College of Engineering & Computer Science / Department of Information Technology

Course Overview:

This course provides general knowledge on data communication and computer networking. It deals with data communication concepts and techniques. It will provide detailed knowledge on the transport-layer protocols in the Internet: SCTP, ICMP, IGMP. The students will learn about IEEE standards, Switched Networks. This course also introduces Application layer Protocols.

Aims & Objective:

Learning Objectives includes

Upon completing this course, students will:

To learn the design principles of data communication and computer networks

To learn about WWW and DNS

To understand layered protocol architecture (OSI, TCP/IP)

To understand and apply Application layer protocols, technologies etc.


  • Duration: 15 week
  • Lectures: 14
  • Language: English
  • Hours per Week: 4
Stage: Fourth Year
Semester: Second Semetser
Course Type: Coursat
Credit: 4
Code: CE402CN
Attendance: 5%
Class Tests and Quizzes: 10%
Midterm Examination: 25%
Practical Exam: 10%
Final Examination: 50%
Passed Grade