Course Catalog - 2020-2021

     

COMP 429 - INTRO TO COMPUTER NETWORKS

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER NETWORKS
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisite(s): COMP 221 OR COMP 321
Description: Network architectures, algorithms, and protocols. Local- and Wide-area networking. Intra- and inter-domain routing. Transmission reliability. Flow and congestion control. TCP/IP. Multicast. Quality of Service. Network Security - Networked applications. Cross-list: ELEC 429, Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: COMP 556. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 429 if student has credit for COMP 556.
Course URL: http://www.clear.rice.edu/comp429/