Computer Networks and Telecommunications   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

CNT 2001 - Computer Networks and Telecommunications


This course provides an introduction to computer networking concepts, and the day-to-day operations of a small computer network. This course is ideal for those who will need to communicate with network and workstation support staff and/or provide simple day-to-day support of a computer network and its workstations. This course will also provide the student with the basic concepts of data communications. It will cover such topics as transmission media, modulation techniques, link control, line protocols, and transmission impairments. Lab work will include setting up and using communication software, file transfer, and exploring the Internet.
Prerequisites: CGS 1060 or CGS 1100.
Degrees Offered: A.S., B.A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 1 laboratory hour.