Course Title & Textbooks

TELCOM 2000: Introduction to Telecommunications
Manish Agrawal.Business Data Communications. J. Wiley.ISBN 978-0-470-48336-7.

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 . Required

TELCOM 2120: Network Performance
R. Jain, "The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis: Techniques for Experimental Design, Measurement, Simulation, and Modeling," Wiley- Interscience, New York, NY, April 1991, ISBN:0471503361. Required.
TELCOM 2130: Queuing Theory
H. Kobayashi and B.L. Mark, System Modeling and Analysis: Foundations of System Performance Evaluation, Prentice Hall, ISBN-13: 978-0-13-034835-7, 782 pages, April 2008. Required.
TELCOM 2210: Physical Layer of Communications 2
Richard A. Thompson , David Tipper. Joeseph Kabara, Prashant Krishnamurthy, Sujata Banerjee. Physical Layer of Communications Systems.  Artech House Publishers (February 28, 2006).ISBN-10: 1580536573; ISBN-13: 978-1580536578. Required.
TELCOM 2310: Computer Networks
James F. Kurose, Keith W. Ross. Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach, 5th Edition. Mar 23, 2009. Addison-Wesley. ISBN-10: 0-13-607967-9;  ISBN-13: 978-0-13-607967-5. Required.
TELCOM 2700: Intro to Wireless Networks
Jochen Schiller, Mobile Communications, 2nd Ed., Addison Wesley, 2004. ISBN-10: 0321123816; ISBN-13:  9780321123817. Recommended.
TELCOM 2810: Introduction to Security
Matt Bishop. Introduction to Computer Security.Addison-Wesley. ISBN: 0-201-44099-7. Required.
TELCOM 2820: Cryptography
Douglas R. Stinson. Cryptography: Theory and Practice. 3rd edition (November 1, 2005). CRC. ISBN-10: 1584885084; ISBN-13: 978-1584885085. Required.
C. Paar and J. Pelzl, Understanding Cryptography: A Textbook for Students and Practitioners, Springer, 2009. Recommended.
BUSMIS 1630: Project Management
Jeffery K. Pinto. Project management, 2nd Edition. Prentice Hall, 2010. ISBN-10: 0136065619; ISBN-13:  9780136065616. Required.

Last Updated: August 24, 2011