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Fieldbus Networks XINC 3120

Cybersecurity Professionals Microcredentials Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

The Field Bus Networks badge will provide a student with an overview of the different types of networks used for distributed control. An overview of the different fieldbus network topologies and technologies will be provided. The focus of the Field Bus Network badge is on the network connections and communication protocols used for field bus networks.​


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify Fieldbus network topologie
  • Describe the RS232 and RS485 communication standards
  • Connect serial communication devices
  • Describe serial communication framing
  • Identify and describe critical Fieldbus protocols

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2022

Related Programs

Fieldbus Networks (XINC 3120) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Industrial Networking for Cybersecurity Professionals
    Microcredential Part-time


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