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EGC412 Data Communications

A first course in Data Communications, which introduces the problems, solutions, and limitations associated with interconnecting computers by communication networks (LAN or WAN). The seven layer ISO Open Systems Interconnect (OSI) reference model serves as framework for the course with major emphasis on layers one through four (physical, data link, network, and transportation.

Credits

  • 3

Attributes

  • Liberal Arts

Restrictions

  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • Must be enrolled in one of the following majors: Computer Engineering (518), Electrical Engineering (517)
  • May not be enrolled in the following class: Freshman

Prerequisites

  • (EGC331 Minimum Grade of D- or 45331)

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