King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Computer Engineering Department
Syllabus for Term 043
Fundamentals of digital communication, voice and data transmission equipment, protocols and software, communication channels, data coding and modulations, multiplexing modems, transmission media, data transmission codes, Local Area Networks, Wide Area Networks, planning and designing of communication network.
James E. Goldman & Phillip Rawles, Applied Data Communications, John Wiley & Sons, 4th Edition, 2004
SUMTW 07:00a 08:00a
SUMTW 08:10a 09:10a
Quizzes 40% usually at the end of each chapter
Final Exam 30% As scheduled by the registrar
Mr. Nizar Mabroukeh
Tel. (03) 860-1142
SMT , or by appointment
Terms of agreement (Course Policy):
1- Attendance is important and will be taken every class, if you get more than 9 absences, a DN grade will be reported.
2- If you are 10 minutes late from the start of the class dont come in, or you will be rejected. You will be taken absent.
3- No make up whatsoever of any quizzes\exams and no excuses will be accepted.
4- Assignments should be submitted on time, late submissions will not be tolerated.
5- You are required to always check the course website for any announcements or updates especially before class time.
6- No eating or chewing gum in the class. You should always maintain the cleanliness of the classroom.