Data communication

Structure Type: Course
Code: KL04BT53011
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 4.0 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   1 spring   4.0   2014-01-02   2014-07-31  
TITE-2014   1 spring   4.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  
TITE-2015   1 spring   4.0   2016-01-01   2016-07-31  
TITE-2016   1 spring   4.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

Students will be competent in of the entire realm of data communications and of various data communications netowrks and their features, concepts and various relationships. They will understand the principles behind IP addresses and subnetworking, TCP/IP protocols and how they work. Students will also be familiar with the OSI and TCP/IP structure and functions of stratified system models as well as the configuration of routers.

Student's Workload

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

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


Students will become familiar with data communications protocols and how they work. They will understand the principles of data transfer and data communications systems. They will also be familiar with the latest communications network and application solutions.

Recommended or Required Reading

Tietoliikenne, Granlund Kaj Docendo.

Material provided by the teacher

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and laboratory exercises

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