1) Students will be acquainted with basic computer network terminology regarding computer networks and able to comprehend layered network architectures and the layer interfacing.
-Learn names and basic functionality of network devices. Grasp the hierarchical architecture of Internet
-Comprehend peering and service relations between network layers, protocols and encapsulation
-Identify the performance metrics for computer networks
2) Students will be able to identify the queuing systems in computer networks and apply M/M/1 Queue analysis to assess the performance of computer networks with metrics of throughput, delay and buffer requirement.
-Identify the queueing systems in computer networks.
-Understand basic parameters and performance metrics for queuing systems in computer networks
-Analyze M/M/1 Queue Systems
-Apply the queuing analysis to computer network systems at different layers
3) Students will be understand the Application, Transport, Network, Data Link and Physical Layers contemporary TCP/IP based computer networks
-Learn the functionality of the layer with its encapsulation in detail
-Understand the interfaces with the upper and lower layers as well as the peer interfaces.
-Evaluate and analyze the performance of different contemporary computer networking protocols at each layer
-High level network design by being aware of the layered architecture and end-to-end communication