The University of Tennessee at Martin
Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

CSCI-360 Introduction To Computer Networks

Syllabus - Fall 2003

Course description: CSCI-360 Introduction to Computer Networks (3): Fundamentals of Microcomputer connectivity and communications. Local and wide area network basics, networking architecture and standards. Network protocols including TCP/IP. Comparison, installation and maintenance of Network Operating System. Prereq: CSCI 222.

Class time: 8:00 am-8:50 am M W F
Room: Business Admin 16
CRN: 41119
Section: 001
Aug 18, 2003 - Dec 04, 2003
Class time: 24/7
Room: Online / Blackboard
CRN: 41728
Section: OL1
Aug 18, 2003 - Dec 04, 2003

Instructor: Bob Bradley
Office: 17 Business Admin, UTM, Martin TN
Office Phone: 731 587 7976
Department Phone: 731 587 7573
Office Hours: See Web Page

Book: Computer Networks And Internets, Third Edition by Douglas E. Comer

Tests: There will be a Mid-term test and a Final Exam.

Quizzes: There will be a few quizzes.

Programming projects: There will be several programming projects.  These projects will require knowledge of C/C++.  A description of the problem and a date due will be given.  To get the best grade, a project will need to be demonstrated on time.

Attendance: A sign-up sheet will be passed along most days and points will be averaged in for days attended.  For the online class, the discussion board will be used to measure attendance.

Any student eligible for and requesting academic accommodations due to a disability is requested to provide a letter of accommodation from P.A.C.E. or Student Academic Support Center within the first two weeks of the semester.