IT 311 Networking
The course introduces the student to machine to machine communication architectures for the modern computer systems. The student will be able to select, design, deploy, integrate, and administer network and communication infrastructures in an organization. In this course the student will develop a deep understanding of how networks work and how to work with them. Topics include LANs, WANs, service providers, packets, hubs, routers, switches, internet protocols, network administration and security. The course also covers the mathematical relationship of networking with trees, graphs, signal and network analysis.