Computer Science Department, University of Crete
HY335. Computer Networks (Spring 2021)

info | syllabus and schedule

Course Staff

Name Email Office Hours
Instructor: Asst. Prof. Xenofontas Dimitropoulos, INSPIRE Group By appt./TBA
Teaching Assistant: Giorgos Eptaminitakis
Teaching Assistant: Vasilis Petropoulos
Teaching Assistant: Eleutheria Pleuridi
Teaching Assistant: Eustathios Kyriazis
Teaching Assistant: Manos Lakiotakis (Coordinator)

Guest Lecturers

Announcements

11.02.2021: The hy335b-list will be replaced by courses's Moodle forum. Please DO NOT subscribe hy335b-list.

11.02.2021: The course will take place via Microsoft Teams. Click here to join the lectures and exercise sessions.

General Information

The course meets on Mondays at 14:00-16:00 via Microsoft TEAMS using the following link.

There will be weekly exercise sessions on Wednesdays at 14:00-16:00 via Microsoft TEAMS.

Course Description

The course provides an introduction to fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computer communication networks, their protocols, and applications. Topics to be covered include: overview of network architectures, applications, network programming interfaces (e.g., sockets), transport, congestion, routing, and data link protocols, addressing, local area networks, wireless networks, network security, and network management. Examples will be drawn primarily from the Internet (e.g., TCP, UDP, and IP) protocol suite.

Coursework

Lecture playlist

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Moodle Link

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Grading

The final grade is calculated as follows:

Students will be orally tested on the programming assignment.

Course policies:

Readings

The course will follow the 1st textbook below. The 2nd textbook is recommended reading:

Note: the lecture slides for this class are based on slides provided by the authors of the Kurose/Ross book.

Syllabus and Schedule

Additional material

The slides and other useful material based of the 6th edition of the book can be found here