The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

CMPE 4390 Communications Networks

This course covers engineering principles of data communications, including the following topics: communication media and signal encoding schemes, point-to-point communication standards, layering concepts, data link protocols, network protocols, transport layer protocols, error control, flow control, congestion control, routing algorithms, virtual circuits, call setup procedure, TCP/IP protocol, internetworking, switching and switching fabric, frame relays, ATM and emerging technologies. Crosslisted with ELEE 4390.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

CMPE 3437 or ELEE 3435.

Cross Listed Courses

Credit cannot be earned for both CMPE 4390 and ELEE 4390.

Schedule Type

Lecture

Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

Dept of Electr & Comp Enginr

Offered

Fall/Spring/Summer