Description: Networking is driving economies at all levels from rural farming to the most advanced fourth industrial revolution technologies. The networking concentration enables students to build hands-on skills with the key networking technologies of today.

Faculty contacts: Tim Brown, Martin Saint

Concentration requirements

 


Network Basics
(24 units)

Laboratory
(12-24 units)

Advanced Topics
(0-12 units)

04-641 (12) Fundamentals of Telecommunications and Computer Networks

18-759-RW (12) Wireless Networks

04-800-P (12) Intrusion Detection Systems

04-800-N (12) Internet of Things

04-801-L2 (6) Software Defined Radios

18-858-R1 (6) Wireless Systems Lab

18-859-R (12) Networking Lab

04-800-D (12) Embedded Systems Development

04-801-P4 (12) Machine Learning in Computer Networks and Security

18-600-RW (12) Foundations of Computer Systems

18-731-RW (12) Network Security

18-883-M1 (6) Applied Smart Grid Telecoms

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-641 Fundamentals of Telecommunications and Computer Networks Africa 12 Fall
04-800-N Internet of Things Africa 12 Fall
18-858-R1 Wireless Systems Lab Africa 6 Fall
18-858-R2 Networking Laboratory Africa 6 Fall

Network Basics

(24 units)

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-641 Fundamentals of Telecommunications and Computer Networks Africa 12 Fall
18-759-RW Wireless Networks Africa 12 Spring

Laboratory

(12 - 24 units)

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-800-P Intrusion Detection Systems Africa 12 Spring
04-801-L2 Software Defined Radios Africa 6 Fall
04-800-N Internet of Things Africa 12 Fall
18-858-R1 Wireless Systems Lab Africa 6 Fall
18-859-R Networking Lab Africa 12 Fall

Advanced Topics

(0 - 12 units)

Course Course Name Location Units Semester Offered
04-800-D Embedded Systems Development Africa 12 Spring
04-801-P4 Machine Learning in Computer Networks and Security Pittsburgh 6 Spring
18-600-RW Foundations of Computer Systems Africa 12 Fall
18-731-RW Network Security Africa 12 Fall
18-883-M1 Applied Smart Grid Telecoms Africa 6 Fall

Concentration Declaration Process

For Existing Students: Concentrations are documented via the Concentration Declaration Form.