Computer Networks (Summer 2013)

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Workload/ECTS Credits: 120h, 4 ECTS (old PO), 5 ECTS (new PO)
Module: B.Inf.902: Telematik (old), B.Inf.1204.Telematik/Computernetzwerke (new)
Lecturer: {{{lecturer}}}
Teaching assistant: Narisu Tao, David Koll
Time: Monday, June 17th 2013, 2pm-4pm (14-16 Uhr)
Place: GZG-MN08
UniVZ [1]

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Course description

Principles and basic understanding of computer networking, with an emphasis on the Internet. Topics include: the concepts and components of computer networks, protocol engineering and formal specification basis, packet switching, layered architectures, TCP/IP, error control, window flow control, local area networks, network layer and mobility, transport layer and congestion control, Quality of Service and multimedia networking, network management and security, and an introduction to current research topics. After this course students should have general knowledge on basic concepts of networking, how the Internet works and basic network programming.


  • to be determined


Please see the lecture slides, exercises and notes of the Wintersemester: Computer Networks (Winter 2012/2013).


Additional References

Other Resources

  • Movie: "Warriors of the Net" [2]


  • Computer Science I, II; basic familiarity with UNIX and C.

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