Introduction to fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computer communication networks and their protocols. Principals of communications, local area networks, communication protocols, TCP/IP, and the Internet.
Software/Hardware requirements: Access to electronic mail, ability to access the Web easily and frequently (a modern browser is recommended), ability to access the CS department computers remotely.
Please visit http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~cs457dl. course syllabus and additional information.
This course can be applied toward:
CS 253 (Problem Solving); CS 370 (System Architecture and Software); STAT 301 (Introduction to Statistical Methods) or STAT 303/ECE 303 (Introduction to Communications Principles) or STAT 307/ERHS 307 (Introduction to Biostatistics) or STAT 311 (Statistics for Behavioral Sciences I) or STAT 315 (Statistics for Engineers and Scientists). Prerequisite courses must be passed with a C or better. Credit not allowed for both CS 457 and ECE 456.