Purpose of the course

This course introduces the concepts of computer networking as a prerequisite to network systems. It also provides basic skills needed in data transmission communication and computer networks.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, the learner should be able to:

i.     Explain the concept of a computer network.

ii.   Enumerate different types of computer networks.

iii.  Explain the technology that underlies the internet.

iv.  Understand data communication and transmission.