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COSC 3603
Networks And Data Communications
Class hours: 3
Lab hours: 0
Semesters Available: Fall
Years Available: All
An introduction to the principles and concepts of network-based communication between software processes. This includes the organization of WANs and LANs, the function of gateways and routers, and the use of protocols at the application, transport and network layers. Emphasis is placed on the TCP/IP protocol suite. Exercises focus on studying network traffic and developing TCP- and UDP-based client/server programs.
Prerequisite or Corequisite: COSC 2203.



11 programs require this course.
3 courses require this as a prerequisite or corequisite.