Network Fundamentals

CSNT 1200
Credit Hours

A theoretical overview of networks. Introduction to the OSI model, communications media, various network equipment, data transmission, protocols, topologies, architectures, Local area networks, Wide area networks, Routing and Routing protocols, IP addressing and structured cabling. (4 cr. hrs.) (Fall/Spring).
Prerequisite: Ready to take a college-level composition course and have no developmental reading and mathematics requirements. Lecture/laboratory.