Introduction to Data Communication

This course introduces the principal elements and theory (analog and digital techniques) of data communication systems and how they are integrated as a complete network. Topics include an overview of data communication, OSI model, transmission modes, serial and parallel interfaces, applications of ICs, protocols, network configurations, modems, and related applications. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of the concepts associated with data communication systems and high speed networks.

  • Prerequisite: ELN 133 with ELN 132 or ELN 137
  • Corequisite: None
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