Software Design


Integrated course, 2.00 ECTS


Course content

The course serves as an introduction to
TCP/IP-based networks. Strong emphasis on the
interaction of the protocols/-layers with each other and the application- and operating systems levels.

Learning outcomes

On completion of the course students know the purpose and functionalities of operating systems, learn how to use different types of systems, get a profound knowledge of networks and the various
standards and protocols, basics of data transmission, various transmission media as well as the OSI reference model.

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: Andrew S. Tanenbaum: Computernetzwerke
Cisco Corporation, Handbuch Netzwerk-Technologien, Linup-Front Linux Essentials:
Linux Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition, by Daniel J. Barrett, Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Linux: Das umfassende Handbuch, Galileo Computing, Dr. Michael Kofler
Linux 2013, Michael Kofler, Addison-Wesley, ISBN-13: 978-3827332080
Professional Journals: i'X

Mode of delivery

1 ECTS Lecture, 1,5 ECTS Tutorial

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

Final Exam