COMP 361

Computer Communication Networks I [3-0-1:3]

Fall  2003


Dr Mordecai Golin
Dept. of Computer Science
Office: Rm. 3559
Tel. No.: 2358 6993
Fax No.: 2358 1477

Office Hours:

Upon appointment

Course WWW Page:

Teaching Assistants:

Lab Section



Tel. No.


Office Hours

Lab 1A

HUNG Lau Yung


Friday  11:00-11:50

Lab 1B

LEI  Meng


Friday  16:00-17:50

Class Schedule:

Lectures: Tuesday, Thursday  9:00-10:20 , Rm 2407


Lab 1A:  Friday 12:00-12:50 Rm. 4214

Lab 1B:  Friday 17:00-17:50 Rm. 4214


James Kurose and Keith Ross Computer Networks: A Top Down Approach Featuring Internet, Second Edition, Addison Wesley, 2002

Reference Books :

L. L. Peterson and B. S. Davie, Computer Networks: A Systems Approach, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., 2000.

W. R. Stevens, UNIX Network Programming Vol. 1, 2nd ed., Prentice-Hall, 1998.

W. Stallings, Data and Computer Communications, 5th ed., Prentice-Hall, 1997.

F. Halsall, Data Communications, Computer Networks and Open Systems, 4rd ed., Addison Wesley, 1996.

Grading Policy:

Midterm Examination

30 points 

Final Examination

45  points 

Course Project

25 points 



Unless otherwise stated, all work submitted by you should be your own. Copying of assignments, help taken or given in debugging programs or sharing of algorithms and results would constitute cheating. If there is any doubt about the appropriateness of your actions, please contact the instructor for explicit clarification. Cheating is an offense and will result in appropriate disciplinary action against those involved.