Course Title & Textbooks

TELCOM 2000: Intro to Telecommunications
William Stallings, Business Data Communications,  5th Edition, Prentice Hall, ISBN 0131442570, Required.

TELCOM 2010: Computer Networking Lab
James F. Kurose and Keith W. Ross .Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach,  5th ed.Addison Wesley; ISBN-10: 0136079679; ISBN-13: 978-0136079675.

TELCOM 2121: Network Management
Alexander Clemm. Network Management Fundamentals.Cisco Press. Copyright 2007. ISBN-10: 1-58720-137-2; ISBN-13: 978-1-58720-137-0.
TELCOM 2512: Information Policy
Yochai Benkler, The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom (Yale University Press: New Haven, 2006);
David Lazar and Victor Mayer-Schonberger, Governance and Information Technology: From Electronic Government to Information Government (MIT Press: Cambridge MA, 2007);
Jessica Litman, Digital Copyright (Prometheus Books: Amherst NY, 2001);
Jonathan Nuechterlein and Philip Weiser, Digital Crossroads: American Telecommunications Policy in the Internet Age (MIT Press: Cambridge MA, 2005).
TELCOM 2710: Foundations of Wireless Communications
S. Haykin and M. Moher, Modern Wireless Communications,Prentice Hall, 2005. (ISBN: 0-13-022472-3) Required;
David Tse and Pramod Viswanath, Fundamentals of Wireless Communication, Cambridge University Press, 2005 (ISBN: 0-521-84527-0) Recommended.

TELCOM 2821: Network Security
C. Kaufmann, R. Perlman and M. Speciner . Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, Prentice Hall PTR, 2002. (ISBN:0130460192)
W.R. Cheswick, S.M. Bellovin and A.D. Rubin . Firewalls and Internet Security, Addison-Wesley, 2003. (ISBN: ISBN: 020163466X). Required.


Last Updated: November 12, 2015