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Course syllabus B-PS - Computer networks (FEEIT - WS 2019/2020)


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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Course unit code: B-PS
Course unit title: Computer networks
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
laboratory/construction practice2 hours weekly (on-site method)

 
Credits allocated: 6
 
Recommended semester/trimester: Applied Informatics - bachelor (compulsory), 3. semester
Robotics and Cybernetics - bachelor (compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
 
Assesment methods:
Active participation in the exercises and successful fulfillment of tasks. Successful completion of the exam.
Total mark in the examination will be derived from a point expressed as follows:
-exercises max. 40 points
-written exam max. 60 points
Exam is successful provided the following criteria are met:
-21 points for exercise
-20 points for the written exam
Evaluation of the subject is according to the grading scale according to STU Study Regulations (Article 16, paragraph 3):
Success criteria (percentage of results in the evaluation of the subject) for classification grades are as follows:
a) A – 92 to 100%
b) B - 83 to 91%
c) C - 74 to 82%
d) D – 65 to 73%
e) E – 56 to 64%
f) FX – 0 to 55%
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students obtain knowledge about network architectures, functions, protocols and applications of communication and information networks.
 
Course contents:
Introduction; principles and concepts; layered protocol model, reference models, protocol, communication, services
Physical layer, data link layer, MAC and LLC sublayers, error and flow control, medium access control
LAN, MAN and PAN networks according to IEEE 802.x standards
Network layer, routing, congestion control, quality of service
TCP/IP network model, network layer protocols, IP
Transport layer, UDP and TCP protocols
Application layer, DNS, e mail, WWW
WAN networks
Wireless networks
Multimedia
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
TANENBAUM, A S. Computer Networks, 4th edition. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 2003.
STALLINGS, W. High-Speed Networks, TCP/IP and ATM Design Principles. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1998.
HALSALL, F. Data communications, computer networks and open systems. Harlow : Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1996. 907 p. ISBN 0-201-42293-X.
STALLINGS, W. Networking Standards – A Guide to OSI, ISDN, LAN, and MAN Standards. Sd: Addison Wesley, 1997.
PUŽMANOVÁ, R. Moderní komunikační sítě od A do Z. Praha : Computer Press, 1998. 446 p. ISBN 80-7226-098-7.
PUŽMANOVÁ, R. TCP/IP v kostce. České Budějovice : Kopp, 2004. 607 p. ISBN 80-7232-236-2.
KÁLLAY, F. -- PENIAK, P. Počítačové sítě a jejich aplikace: LAN/MAN/WAN. Praha : Grada, 2003. 356 p. ISBN 80-247-0545-1.

 
Language of instruction: slovak or english
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 1113

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Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Zuzana Bukovčiková (instructor)
Ing. Alexander Hambalík, PhD. (instructor)
Mgr. Katarína Kaprinayová (instructor)
Ing. Patrik Novák, PhD. (instructor)
prof. Dr. Ing. Miloš Oravec (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Ing. Martin Petriska, PhD. (instructor)
Ing. Dominik Sopiak, PhD. (instructor)
Ing. Klement Vitázek, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak, english
 
Last modification: 6. 5. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Dr. Ing. Miloš Oravec and programme supervisor


Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 05/06/2019.

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