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    Stonehill College
  Feb 24, 2018
2016-2017 HillBook (Class of 2020) 
2016-2017 HillBook (Class of 2020)

BUS 307 - Data Communications, Networking, and Security

Three Credits
Offered Wintersession 2015 and Summer 2016

Course provides foundations in digital communications as a basis for modern telecommunications and the Internet. It progresses from the elements of data, voice and video signals and information transmission to the principles of telecommunications, networks, and the Internet.  Special attention given to the importance of modern telecommunications in business as well as the criticality of IT security in corporations.  Topics include: network standards (TCP/IP), security, Ethernet/switched LANs/wireless LANs, Internet of Things (IoT), and networked applications.

Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing.
Course may be applied to the Management of Information Systems program.