Network Communications with TCP/IP

COM SCI X 417.96

Learn network communications, from the basics of network topologies, OSI layering, & Ethernet to networking hardware and packet-switching fundamentals. The course focuses on TCP/IP and its plethora of protocols and services.

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Fall
Spring
Summer
Online
Remote Instruction
Starting at $995.00
As few as 9 weeks
4.0
3.6

What you can learn.

  • Develop an all-encompassing understanding of network communications
  • Identify TCP/IP protocols and services
  • Learn about network security and client/server applications
  • Master topics ranging from OSI layering to packet switching
  • Apply concepts directly using Windows, Linux, and Solaris

About this course:

Learn network communications--from the basics of network topologies, OSI layering, and Ethernet to networking hardware and packet-switching fundamentals. The course focuses on TCP/IP and its plethora of protocols and services. Topics also include IP addressing, routing, switching, reliable data transfer, and congestion management. Students study many TCP/IP services, including DNS, DHCP, and VPN. Instruction also reviews network security, as well as application layer protocols (such as HTTP, FTP, and email) and client/server network applications. The course provides hands-on examples using Windows, Linux, and Solaris. Students also learn how networks and TCP/IP work and how to work TCP/IP.
Prerequisites
While no experience in data communications is needed, students should have a good background in computing with experience installing and operating Microsoft Windows or Unix (such as Solaris or Linux).

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Irfan Ahmed
376344
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 10, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 08, 2021
Course Requirements
Internetworking with TCP/IP Volume One by Douglas E. Comer
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Irfan Ahmed
377321
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 4, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 02, 2021
Course Requirements
Internetworking with TCP/IP Volume One by Douglas E. Comer
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
Monday 6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
377416
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: April 4, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 11, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Mon Mar 29, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Apr 5, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Apr 12, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Apr 19, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Apr 26, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon May 3, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon May 10, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon May 17, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon May 24, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens April 26, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Irfan Ahmed
378930
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 27, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 25, 2021
Course Requirements
Internetworking with TCP/IP Volume One by Douglas E. Comer
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens April 26, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
Monday 6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
378931
Fee:
$995.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: June 27, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 04, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Mon Jun 21, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Jun 28, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Jul 5, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Jul 12, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Jul 19, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Jul 26, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Aug 2, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Aug 9, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Aug 16, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Online
Mon Aug 23, 2021
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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