In this course, you will learn about business data communication concepts, architectures, components, protocols and standards. By focusing on packet orientated communication processes, the course facilitates a firsthand understanding of how business data communications and related information system infrastructures impact a modern organization.

The course is designed to provide students with both a conceptual overview and a hands-on experience that will enable them to demonstrate competency with communication and networking technologies. Class lectures are augmented by active learning modules. These ‘hands on’ modules provide an opportunity for students to apply and demonstrate related concepts.

Welcome to the class! If you are eagar to begin, click on Getting Started. Of course, you are also welcome to browse through any of the course modules that you will find to your left.