Protocol and Systems Design for Wireless and Mobile Networks


This course is part of the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science (HSSEAS) Master of Science in Engineering Online (MSOL) program.  It is available only to students pre-approved by HSSEAS.  See below for more information.

Starting at $4,500.00
As few as 12 weeks

About this course:

CS 211 Protocol and Systems Design for Wireless and Mobile Networks (Instructor: Prof S. Lu) Lecture, four hours; outside study, eight hours. Requisite: course 118. Designed for graduate students. In-depth study of network protocol and systems software de­sign in area of wireless and mobile Internet. Topics include (1) networking fundamentals: design philoso­phy of TCP/IP, end-to-end arguments, and protocol design principles, (2) networking protocols: 802.11 MAC standard, packet scheduling, mobile IP, ad hoc routing, and wireless TCP, (3) mobile computing sys­tems software: middleware, file system, services, and applications, and (4) topical studies: energy-efficient design, security, location management, and quality of service. Letter grading.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.

This section has no set meeting times.
90 days left. Enroll by Sep 20, 2021
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Restricted course. For permission to enroll contact UCLA's MSOL Program: (310) 825-6542 or at least 2 weeks before course starts. Visitors not permitted. Restricted course; call (310) 206-6794 for permission to enroll. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 13, 2021

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