UTM CS360 Introduction to Computer Networks
Fall 2002 Calendar / Schedule

 

Please note, this schedule is subject to change.If you print this copy, always check back to the online version.

 

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Week

In-Class Date

Topic

Activity

 

Overview

1

Mon Aug 19

Overview Serial, Packets, Wires, Cards, Lans, Protocols (HTTP, POP,SMTP)

Classes Begin

 

Wed Aug 21

 

 

 

2

Mon Aug 26

Chap 1

Chap 2

 

 

Wed Aug 28

Chap 3 Net Programming

 

 

Part 1 Data Transmission

3

Mon Sep 2

NO CLASS

Holiday Labor Day

 

Wed Sep 4

 

Chap 4 Media

Chap 5 RS232

 

 

4

Mon Sep 9

Chap 6 Long Dist Comm

Chap 3 Net Programming

 

 

Wed Sep 11

QUIZ Chap 1-6

 

 

Part 2 Packet Transmission

5

Mon Sep 16

Chap 7 Packets, Frames & Error

Sniffers

Chap 8 LAN Tech & Toplogy

 

 

Wed Sep 18

 

Chap 9 Hardware Addresses & Frame Type ID

Chap 10 LAN Wiring, Physical Toplogy, & Interface Hardware

 

 

6

Mon Sep 23

Chap 11 Extending LANS: Fiber Modems, Repeaters, Bridges, and Switches

Chap 12 Long-Distance Digital Connection Technologies

 

 

Wed Sep 25

 

Chap 13 WAN Technologies & Routing

 

 

7

Mon Oct 1

Chap 14 Connection-Oriented Networking & ATM

Chap 15 Network Characteristics

 

 

Wed Oct 3

Test Chap 1-6 and 7-15

 

 

Part 3 Inter-networking

8

Mon Oct 8

Chap 16 Protocols & Layering

Chap 17 Internetworking

 

 

Wed Oct 10

 

Chap 18 IP: Internet Protocol Addresses

 

 

9

Mon Oct 14

Chap 19 Binding (ARP)

Chap 20 IP Datagrams & Datagram Forwarding

Mid-Termís Due

 

Wed Oct 16

Chap 21 IP Encapsulation, Fragmentation, & Reassembly Chap 22 The Future IP (IPv6)

 

 

October 17-18

 

Fall Break

 

Oct 18

Last Day to Drop a Class

 

10

Mon Oct 21

Chap 23 ICMP

Chap 24 TCP: Reliable Transport Service

Chap 25: Internet Routing

 

 

Wed Oct 23

Test

 

 

Part 4 Network Applications

11

Mon Oct 28

Chap 26 Client-Server

Chap 28 Sockets

 

 

Wed Oct 30

 

Chap 29 Example Client/Server

 

 

12

Mon Nov 4

Chap 29 DNS

Chap 38 Initilization (DHCP)

Using MS 2000 DNS & DHCP

 

 

Wed Nov 6

 

 

 

13

Mon Nov 11

Chap 30 E-Mail

SMPT

POP/IMAP

MIME

 

 

Wed Nov 13

 

 

 

14

Mon Nov 18

Chap 32 Web/HTTP

Chap 33 Dynamic Web

Chap 34 Active Web

 

 

Wed Nov 20

 

 

 

15

Mon Nov 25

Chap 31 FTP

 

 

Wed Nov 27

PTP File Sharing

 

 

 

Nov 28-29

Holiday (No classes after 5 pm on 11/27

 

16

Mon Dec 2

Chap 36 Network Management (SMTP)

Chap 37 Network Security

 

 

 

Wed Dec 4

Firewalls

 

 

 

Thur Dec 5

 

Classes End

 

 

Dec 9-13

 

Finals

 

 

And 802.11 b Ė wireless, Firewalls, Security, PTP File Sharing

.NET, RFCís, VPNís, NATs