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Computer Networks is a graduate course that introduces fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computer communication networks and their protocols. Topics include: layered network architectures, applications, transport, congestion..

Vocabulary list

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  • Computer communication networks 
  • Network architectures
  • Network management
  • Multimedia networking
  • Network security



The course will examine computer networks within the context of the Internet. It will build on prior knowledge in operating systems, basic algorithms, and C programming. Students will study the fundamental principles, elements, and protocols of computer networks.

Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses

Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.


Subclass TK


TK1-9971                               Electrical engineering.  Electronics.  Nuclear engineering

TK301-399                                   Electric meters

TK452-454.4                                Electric apparatus and materials.  Electric circuits. 

TK1001-1841                                Production of electric energy or power.  Powerplants. 

TK2000-2891                                Dynamoelectric machinery 

TK2896-2985                                Production of electricity by direct energy conversion

TK3001-3521                                Distribution or transmission of electric power

TK4001-4102                                Applications of electric power

TK4125-4399                                Electric lighting

TK4601-4661                                Electric heating

TK5101-6720                                Telecommunication

TK7800-8360                                Electronics

TK7885-7895                                Computer engineering.  Computer hardware

TK8300-8360                                Photoelectronic devices (General)

TK9001-9401                                Nuclear engineering.  Atomic power

TK9900-9971                                Electricity for amateurs.  Amateur constructors' manuals

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