This course will cover the advanced elements of Data Communication and Network Architecture. The TCP/IP protocol suite and its application within the Internet architecture will be examined in depth, and in a practical manner. Also covered will be advanced topics such as Wireless Data Communication, and Security Protocols, and Cryptology. Students will be introduced to the Berkeley socket API and the basics of Client/Server programming. Please note that COMP 7005 is offered once a year in the Fall term.
This is a CST BTech course. CST BTech courses are also open to non-bachelor program students. CST Bachelor program students have up to seven (7) years to complete the Bachelor program starting from the date of their first Technical degree-level course or the date of acceptance to the Bachelor program, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST. Please note that this course is offered once a year in the Fall term.
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Apply Data Communication protocols with an emphasis on practical applications.
Analyze Peer-to-Peer protocols, Routing algorithms, and Network congestion issues.
Analyze the various components of the TCP/IP protocol suite.
Use the TCP/IP socket API to design and implement basic Client/Server applications.
Explain Wireless and Mobile networks.
Explain the basics of Network Security
Analyze and evaluate security protocols for potential use within an organization.
Effective as of Fall 2018
COMP 7005 is offered as a part of the following programs:
Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT
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BCIT Burnaby Bookstore
If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance
Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.
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