Tanenbaum, Andrew S. Computer Networks, 4th edition, Prentice Hall
- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject will be delivered through a combination of lectures and workshops. Students will also complete two assignments and a research project which will reinforce the material covered in lectures.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
At the beginning of the year, the coordinator will propose a textbook on fundamental networking and will be made available through University Book Shop and library. The current suggested textbook is Computer Networks (5th edition), Andrew Tanenbaum and David Wetherall, Prentice Hall, 2011.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
This knowledge and skills learned in the subject forms a basis of many professional careers such as practicing engineers, consultants and Information Technology specialists. There will be one or two lectures from invited practitioners from industry.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Data Science Course Ph.D.- Engineering Specialisation (formal) Software with Business Specialisation (formal) Mechatronics Specialisation (formal) Computing Specialisation (formal) Software Specialisation (formal) Spatial Specialisation (formal) Distributed Computing
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
- Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.