Data Communication and Networking (Dept Elec-II) (2171008)   Old Code : 181101

5
Credit
3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 10 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
Basics of Computer hardware and software
Rationale
This course imparts a unified systems view of the broad field of data and computer communications. The fundamental principles of data communications are thoroughly presented and then applied in data communication networking.
Course Outcome
After successful completion of the course, the students will be able to:
1. Describe the components and infrastructure that form the basis for most computer networks
2. Describe the technical aspects of data communications on the Internet
3. Write networking programs in the C/C++ (or other programming language)
4. Propose network designs based on case studies in colleges or other institutions

Active Learning
Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should be submitted to GTU.