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COMP 2664 - Networking Level 2 - TCP/IP Concepts

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

COMP 2664 - Networking Level 2 - TCP/IP Concepts has been replaced by a new in depth, hands-on lab course. COMP 3821 Enterprise Network Design with TCP. This new course replaces both COMP 2664 and COMP 3665 and covers the theory, design and implementation of large scale and enterprise size networks. Please see the new course description for details. Students who have already taken COMP 2664 will also benefit from this new course.


COMP 2658



This course was retired after the Spring/Summer 2010 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the 7 Layer OSI Model
  • Explain what an IP address is
  • Understand different Network Classes (A/B/C)
  • Understand the basics of an IP subnet
  • Describe Protocols : Headers, Data
  • Understand the importance of the TCP/IP Header
  • Explain the difference between a TCP and UDP connection
  • Explain the importance of ports
  • Explain TCP/IP functionality and SYN/FIN/ACK/RST including the TCP/IP State diagram
  • Explain the necessity for reliable transmission for applications

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2004

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