COMMUNICATION NETWORKS

Course Information
TitleΔΙΚΤΥΑ ΕΠΙΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΩΝ / COMMUNICATION NETWORKS
CodeNCO-05-02
FacultySciences
SchoolInformatics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorGeorgios Papadimitriou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002944

Programme of Study: Undergradute Studies - School of Informatics (2015-today)

Registered students: 154
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Core CoursesCompulsory Course536

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600004887
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Introduction to fundamentals of communication networks, OSI layering, operations and pro-tocols of each OSI layer. The student will acquire knowledge on the area of communication networks. Practice in solv-ing exercises based on taught theory. Practice via participation in laboratory exercises on communication networks
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Computer Networks, Physical Layer, Data Link Layer, Medium Access Sublayer, Network Layer, Transport Layer, Application Layer.
Keywords
communication networks, routing, TCP/IP, application layer
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
PC and software use for the lab excercises and use of laptop and data projector for teaching the course. Use of blackboard platform for interactions and communication with the students.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures652.2
Laboratory Work170.6
Reading Assigment501.7
Tutorial130.4
Written assigments351.2
Total1806
Student Assessment
Description
The criteria and their weights are listed on the web page of the course
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • midterm exam (Summative)
Last Update
03-03-2017