Networks and Communication

National University of Ireland, Galway

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Networks and Communication

  • Host University

    National University of Ireland, Galway

  • Location

    Galway, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Computer Info Systems, Information Technologies, Management of Technology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Any foundation technical course on Information Systems Technologies

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    The objective of this course is to develop in students an understanding of the fundamentals of modern network and internet technologies and to combine them with applications and practices related to a business environment. The course comprises one weekly two-hour lecture across twelve weeks plus one weekly two-hour laboratory across three weeks.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.