ITM 431: Networking Fall 2010

Revised September 8, 2010

Syllabus

Errors in the Book

Class

Month

Date

Day

Topics

Homework Due

1

August

25

W

Introduction

 

2

 

27

F

Chapter 1: How We Got Here

E-Mail HW

3

September

1

W

Chapter 1 continued

 

4

 

3

F

Chapter 2: Network Standards

 

5

 

8

W

Chapter 2 continued

Chapter 1

6

 

10

F

Chapter 2 continued,
Chapter 3: Network Security

 

7

 

15

W

Chapter 3 continued

Chapter 2 

8

 

17

F

Chapter 3 continued

 

9

 

22

W

Chapter 4: Network Design and Management

Chapter 3

10

 

24

F

Chapter 4 continued

 

11

 

29

W

Chapter 5: Wired Transmission

Chapter 4

12

October

1

F

Midterm I (Chapters 1-4)

 

13

 

6

W

Chapter 5 continued

 

14

 

8

F

Teacher Sick: No Class

 

15

 

13

W

Chapter 6: Switched Networks

Chapter 5 

16

 

15

F

Chapter 6 continued

 

17

 

20

W

Chapter 7: Wireless Transmission I

Chapter 6 

18

 

22

F

Chapter 7 continued

19

 

27

W

Chapter 8: Wireless Transmission II

 

20

 

29

F

Chapter 8 continued

 

21

 

3

W

Chapter 9: Internetworking I

 

22

November

5

F

Hands On: Wiring and Switching

Chapter 7,
Chapter 8

23

 

10

W

Midterm II (Chapters 5-8)

 

24

 

12

F

Chapter 9 continued

 

25

 

17

W

Chapter 10: Internetworking II

 

26

 

19

F

Chapter 10 continued

 

27

 

24

W

Chapter 11: Networked Applications

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

 

 

26

F

Thanksgiving Recovery Day: No School

 

28

December

1

W

Chapter 11 continued

 

29

 

3

F

Unscheduled

 

30

 

8

 

Final Class

Chapter 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

F

Final Exam in Regular Classroom (7:30-9:30)