184.738 Computer Networks
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VU, 3.0h, 4.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... represent and present the basic function of modern networks (Internet)
... represent and present the essential mechanisms of the transport system (OSI Layer 1..4)
... design and build a LAN
... recognize the causes of misconduct in networks
... decide and perform activities to improve availability and reliability

Subject of course

Function and mode of operation of the Internet

Teaching methods

The learning outcomes can be achieved by the following methods ...

... attend the lecture
... participate actively during the lecture
... find and elaborate a partial aspect of computer networks
... present the elaboration
... discuss the presentations

Mode of examination


Additional information

ECTS-Breakdown: 4 ECTS = 100 hrs, of which 28 hrs lecture, 12 hrs exam preparation, 60 hrs lab.



Course dates

Wed13:00 - 15:0008.03.2023 - 21.06.2023FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed13:00 - 15:0028.06.2023EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Presentations
Computer Networks - Single appointments
Wed08.03.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed19.04.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed26.04.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed03.05.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed10.05.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed17.05.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed24.05.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed31.05.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed14.06.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed21.06.202313:00 - 15:00FAV Hörsaal 1 - INF VU CN
Wed28.06.202313:00 - 15:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Presentations

Examination modalities

The performance record consists of the following three parts. The overall grade results from the mean of the individual assessments; however, if even a part is to be assessed negatively, the overall assessment is also negative.

(1) Drafting a document

(2) Presentation of an aspect of data transmission

(3) Oral exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.03.2023 15:30 14.03.2023 12:00 14.03.2023 12:15


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 937 Software Engineering & Internet Computing Mandatory elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

  • Programming
  • Distributed systems