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Spring 2010 Course Catalog 
Spring 2010 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COMSC 118 - Networking I

4 credits

This course introduces students to the structure of a computer network. They study the OSI model, LAN technologies, TCP/IP, and IP addressing. They acquire the skills to make the necessary cables, install NICs, and to set up and troubleshoot a basic computer network.Class Hours: 3Lab Hours: 2Prerequisite: Students must demonstrate readiness for Analytical Reading and college-level mathematics by attaining appropriate scores on the Placement Exam, or by attaining passing grades in the appropriate developmental courses, or by completion of previous college-level mathematics or English courses. Some previous computer use (for email, Internet or word processing) is necessary.