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COMP SCI 7039MELB - Computer Networks & Applications

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: Melbourne
Restriction: Available only to University of Adelaide College Melbourne Campus students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange:
Available for Non-Award Study: No

Introduction to networks and digital communications with a focus on Internet protocols: Application layer architectures (client/server, peer-to-peer) and protocols (HTTP-web, SMTP-mail, etc), Transport layer operation: (reliable transport, congestion and flow control, UDP, TCP); Network layer operation - (routing, addressing, IPv4 and IPv6), Data Link layer operation (error detection/correction, access control, Ethernet, 802.11), Layer 2/3 protocols (MPLS); security, selected current topics such as: multimedia protocols, quality of Service, mobility, wireless networking, emerging protocols, network management.

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Postgraduate Coursework
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20704 LE01 24 17 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 7:30pm - 8:30pm  
2 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 5:30pm - 6:30pm  
25 Apr - 30 May Monday 7:30pm - 8:30pm  
27 Apr - 1 Jun Wednesday 5:30pm - 6:30pm  
Automatic Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20705 WR01 24 17 3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 6:30pm - 7:30pm  
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 6:30pm - 7:30pm