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Course Code: ISSC343 Course ID: 4671 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course offers a framework for learning the latest developments and trends in ad-hoc wireless and mobile communications. The course provides a complete coverage of the wireless ad-hoc networks: principles, protocols and applications. The course will look at the characteristics and operations of contemporary ad-hoc wireless network technologies. Students will study the impact of wireless transmission and user mobility with an emphasis on the design and management of ad-hoc wireless mobile systems. Students must have access to MS Visio software. Course software requirements with the appropriate versions are listed under the course materials site. This course meets the topical requirements of the DoD Directive 8570.1M Information Assurance Management (IAM) Technical I category.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|03/30/20 - 09/04/20||09/07/20 - 11/01/20||Summer 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/27/20 - 10/02/20||10/05/20 - 11/29/20||Fall 2020 Session B||8 Week session|
|05/25/20 - 10/30/20||11/02/20 - 12/27/20||Fall 2020 Session I||8 Week session|
|06/29/20 - 12/04/20||12/07/20 - 01/31/21||Fall 2020 Session D||8 Week session|
|07/27/20 - 01/01/21||01/04/21 - 02/28/21||Winter 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
The successful student will fulfill the following learning objectives:
CO1: Explain the concepts and procedures for wireless and mobile networks in general.
CO2: Explain existing mobile and wireless network technologies such as WLAN, Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g, WiMAX IEEE 802.16, Bluetooth, IrDA, and ZigBee.
CO3: Describe the main design choices for existing and future mobile and ad-hoc wireless network systems.
CO4: Explain mobility support in the context of IP.
CO5: Describe medium access issues and the effect of mobility on end-to-end transport protocols such as TCP.
CO6: Describe the challenges of working with ad-hoc wireless networking.
CO7: Compare and contrast aspects of wireless networks including speed of wireless links, scalability, mobility, stability of connectivity, reliability, battery power and other limitations.
CO8: Apply wireless networks in case studies for PANs, academic, defense, industrial, healthcare, vehicular, and other ad-hoc network situations.
|Discussion Forums||25.00 %|
|Week 1 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 2 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 3 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 4 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 5 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 6 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 7 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 8 Forum||3.13 %|
|Week 1 Case Study||4.00 %|
|Week 2 Topic Selection||4.00 %|
|Week 3 Crossword Puzzle||4.00 %|
|Week 5 Writing Assignment||4.00 %|
|Week 6 PowerPoint Presentation||4.00 %|
|Course Project||30.00 %|
|Week 4 Outline||5.00 %|
|Week 7 Research Paper||15.00 %|
|Week 8 Project||10.00 %|
|Week 1 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 2 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 3 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 4 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 5 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 6 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 7 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Week 8 Quiz||3.13 %|
|Book Title:||Guide to Wireless Communications, 3rd Ed - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom|
|Electronic Unit Cost:||$40.00|
Not current for future courses.