Course Outline

 

This course is a lab. The goal of the course is to reinforce some of the networking concepts that were taught in any introductory networking course. The lab is structured around exercises that highlight topics such as addressing, subnetting, bridging, ARP, routing (RIP, OSPF), TCP, ICMP, etc. The course consists of 9 weeks of networking labs. In lab quizes are used to evaluate the students’ understanding of the material and ensure that students have attempted the lab exercises in the class handouts. Students are required to review introductory networking material for each lab. An accompanying text will used and for each exercise the relevant labs will be posted online.

 

Prerequisites: Introduction to Networking Course (a strict requirement!)

 

Text: Mastering Networks: An Internet Lab Manual, Jorg Liebeherr and Magda El Zarki, Publ. Addison Wesley

Class Notes: Available on the web (see below)

 

Class Time: Tuesday:  5pm – 7:50pm

Class Room:  CS 174

 

Lab Room: CS  183, 189

 

Reader: YunHo Huh

Email: yunhoh@uci.edu

Reader Lab Time:

 

My coordinates: DB 3216, elzarki@uci.edu

My office hours: Wednesday 2:30m - 3:30pm

 

Course Requirements:  3 In Lab Quizes (60%), Final (40%)


Course Schedule