13M111PRM - Computer network design

Course specification
Course title Computer network design
Acronym 13M111PRM
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Computer Engineering and Informatics
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
Condition Computer Networks
The goal Learning students for getting knowledge and practical skills for computer networks design and network device configuration.
The outcome The course offers theoretical basis and knowledge needed for computer network design. Attending this course and working on computer network simulator, the students use the knowledge and obtain practical skills in configuring communication protocols ans services in problem solving way.
Contents of lectures Computer network design - network topology, IP addressing; Configuring switches and LAN/WAN technologies - STP, VLAN, PPP; Configuring routers and network layer technologies – RIP, OSPF, BGP, redistribution, NAT; Configuring services on application layer - DHCP, DNS.
Contents of exercises Individual work using simulator, work on exercises, project design and device configuration.
  1. CCENT/CCNA ICND1, official exam certification guide, Wendell Odom, Cisco Press, 2008
  2. Daglas E. Komer, Connection of networks TCP/IP - principles, protocoles and architecture: CET 2001.
  3. Sam Halabi “Internet routing rchitectures”, Cisco press
  4. Sam Halabi - OSPF Design Guide, Cisco Press
  5. Building Scalable Cisco Networks, Catherine Paquet, Diane Teare, Cisco Press, 2001
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
2 2 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, mentor consulting
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 0
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 50
Colloquia 0
Seminars 50