ΥΠ13 - Computer Networks
School: Digital Technology
Department: Informatics and Telematics
Course Title: Computer Networks
Course id: ΥΠ13
Type: Core Course
Teaching and Examination Language: Greek
Is the course offered in Erasmus: Yes
Lectures (Theory): 3,0
Lab lectures: 2,0
ECTS credits: 6,5
The course aims at familiarizing students with the layered approach followed in the design of protocols and services of modern computern networks.
- Independent work
- Team work
Design principles of Communication and Computer Networks. OSI Reference Model and short presentation of each layer (physical, data link, network, transport, session, presentation, application). Physical Layer overview. Data Link Layer: Error detection and correction. Retransmission techniques. Channel allocation in LANs and MANs. MAC and LLC sub-layers. Presentation and Analysis of related protocols. Network: Presentation and analysis of routing and congestion control algorithms. Internet Architecture. TCP/IP Protocol Stack. Usage of simulation packages.
Learning and Teaching Methods - Evaluation
Teaching methods: face-to-face
Use of ICT:
60% written final examination, 40% lab exercises
A. Tanenbaum, "Computer Networks"