Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G2 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. EITF25 overlaps following cours/es: ETS052 and ETS130. Alternative for: I3. Optional for: F4, Pi4. Course coordinator: Anders Ardö,, Electrical and Information Technology. Recommended prerequisits: Computer experience and university level study experience corresponding to 1 year. Assessment: Written exam, electronic quizzes, and labs. Home page:

Give a basic introduction to Internet and computer communication

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Understand basics of computer communication

Know the most common Internet protocolls

Have knowledge about Internet applications like Web

Be oriented about computer security risks

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Know how to use Internet applications

Create simple Web pages

Know how to use tools to analyze ethernet based communication protocolls

Do simple security assesments

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Be familiar with communication architecture and protocolls of the Internet

Be oriented about common Internet applications like Web

Know abóut security risks

Lectures will treat

Communication architecture and protocolls

Security aspects

Internet applications


Articles and documents from the web
Course notes and lab manuals
Plus a course book that will be determined at least 1 month before course start