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Data Communications

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: TDA0203
Type: Compulsory / Basic Studies
Curriculum: T-ITE 2007V
Level: Bachelor of Business Administration
Year of Study: 1 (2007-2008)
Credits: 3 cr
Responsible Teacher: Karlsson, Christer
Language of Instruction: Swedish

Courses During the Academic Year 2007-2008

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
5T-IT-12007-08-27 – 2007-12-21Christer KarlssonSwedish2007-08-17 – 2007-09-07

Learning Outcomes

The student learns the fundamental concepts and technical basics in data communications. The student knows the basics in networking and the managent of local networks.


The history of data communications, the current stage of development and the future of data communications, OSI eference model, transmission media, transmission hardware and transmission interfaces, communication protocols, transmission errors, contemporary computer networks and communication, digital networks, transmission using radio waves and satellite connections, data communication services.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Reading provided by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Class teaching, tasks, labs and tests.

Assessment Criteria

1 The student understands some basics about learned issues
3 The student understands well the basics and can apply learned issues in practice
5 The student has excellent understanding of the basics and can to a great extent apply the learned issues in practice

Assessment Methods

Written examination and assignments. Numerical assessment (0-5).