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Computer Networks

Module name (EN): Computer Networks
Degree programme: Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: DFBI-423
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 3V+1P (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 4
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written examination
Curricular relevance:
DFBI-423 Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018, semester 4, mandatory course
PIB420 Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 4, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Damian Weber
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Damian Weber

[updated 06.03.2017]
Learning outcomes:
Understanding local networks
Learning to use network operating systems
Recognizing the problems associated with the joint use of resources

[updated 08.05.2008]
Module content:
The structure of local networks
The ISO/OSI model of data communication
Network access procedures
Devices for structuring local networks
Network cabling
Fast ethernet / Gigabit ethernet
WAN technologies
Windows Server 2003 an example of a network operating system
System philosophy
Using the network (lab course)

[updated 08.05.2008]
Recommended or required reading:
COMER D.:  Computernetzwerke und Internets, Prentice Hall 2002
HUCKERT K., BRAUN W.:  Lokale PC-Netze - Notes for students (in German), 2002
HUCKERT K., BRAUN W.:  Windows 2003 - Notes for students (in German), 2005

[updated 08.05.2008]
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