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CS 488 Computer Networks and the Internet

Course Description: This course provides a top-down study of modern computer networking and the Internet. Application layer topics include the Web, HTTP, FTP, SMTP, DNS, and socket programming. Transport layer topics include UDP, TCP, and congestion control. Network layer topics include link state routing, distance vector routing, IPv4, RIP, OSPF, BGP, IPv6, multicasting and IGMP, and mobile IP. Local area network topics include Ethernet, IEEE, 802.11, and Bluetooth.

Course Rotation: TBA.


4 credits


CS 241 Minimum Grade of C