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A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.

Module Details: COMM3380

This module is used in DT079.1.

This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.

CodeCOMM3380 The unique code for this module.
NameCommunications NetworksThe name of this module.
ECTS5The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.
SchoolSchool of Electronic and Communications EngineeringThe School responsible for this module.
LevelOrdinary Degree (NQAI level 7)The level of programmes that normally use this module.
Stage1The programme stage at which this module is normally given.
Duration13 weeksThe time that this module usually lasts.
PrerequisiteCodes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.
CorequisiteCodes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.
AuthorBarry RedmondThe person who wrote the module descriptor.
KeywordsCommunication Systems, NetworksThe areas that this module is related to.
DescriptionThis module provides an understanding of the construction and operation of large computer networks. The module includes theoretical knowledge of a range of network protocols, technologies and services, and provides the basis for a student to work or do further study in the area of network administration and management.
Students taking this module are required to have an understanding of the basic operation of computer networks.
A brief description of the module.
Revision30 Sep 2007The date of last revision of this information.
LectureHrs3 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of lectures for this module.
TutorialHrsNoneThe number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.
LabHrs3 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.
DescriptorCOMM3380.pdf (uploaded 15 Nov 2006)Full details of the module.

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