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CSE3318 - Data communications and computer networks

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology

Leader: Jefferson Tan


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)
Malaysia First semester 2007 (Day)


Topics include basic concepts and principles of data transmission, major components of data communication systems, communication software, data link controls, introduction to network architecture, the open system interconnection model (OSI) and local area networks.


Examination (3 hours): 60%
Assignments/tutorial work/practical work: 40%

Contact hours

Two 1-hour lectures per week and one 3-hour laboratory per fortnight


CPE1007, BUS2062, CSE2004, CSE2318, GCO3812, FIT1005, BUS3150, CSE9801