Computer networks

Structure Type: Course
Code: KL04BT30011
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Anttonen, Alpo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
TITE-2013   2 autumn   3.0   2014-09-01   2014-12-31  
TITE-2014   2 autumn   3.0   2015-08-01   2015-12-31  
TITE-2015   2 autumn   3.0   2016-08-01   2016-12-31  
TITE-2016   2 autumn   3.0   2017-08-01   2017-12-31  

Learning Outcomes

Students will be competent in LAN network toplogy according to universal cabling standards and how to create a safe network. They will do this through theoretical and practical exercises. Upon completion of the course, students will know how to choose network tecnology appropriate to a given situation, calibrate network connections and control devices.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 96 h
- of which scheduled studies: 48 h
- of which autonomous studies: 48 h


Students will understand the purposes for using and functions of the following network expansion components: repeater, bridge, switch, and router. Upon completion of the course, students will be competent in designing a specified local network.

Recommended or Required Reading

- Vainio M. and Hakala M. 2003. Tietoverkon rakentaminen. Docendo.

- Järvinen P. 2002. Tietoturva & yksityisyys. Docendo.

-Lecture notes

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and practical exercises in the laboratory

Assessment Criteria

5 Students are able to commendable rate issues and know how to apply them.
4 -3 Students are able to rate the key issues
2- 1 Students are able to rate the basics.

Assessment Methods

Exam and assignment