Networks & Protocols
Last updated: July 21, 2022, 4:49 p.m.
Job title: Part-time Instructor in Computer Science
Course Title: Networks & Protocols
Course Code: CEWP MOD3
Date posted: July 19, 2022
Application deadline: Aug 21, 2022
Term: Fall 2022
Term dates: Nov 23 – Dec 14, 2022
Time of day: 09:00-12:30 (section 1) and 13:30-17:00 (section 2)
The Centre for Continuing Education at Concordia University provides part-time employment to a range of subject-matter experts to teach in short-target courses and programs. Teaching tasks include the preparation of course and course plan, delivery of course, evaluating student performance and grading student work and grade submission. Instructors attend departmental meetings and attend professional development training activities related to the program.
Course description and learning outcomes
In this course, students will learn the development and operation of computer networks covering data communication and network information. Then it moves onto communication architectures and protocol layering to prepare the ground for computer networking software, services and protocols. This course is supported by lab work, which includes computer networks. It uses tools such as network simulation software giving students the ability to model and simulate appropriate computer networks.
At the end of this course the student will be able to:
- Explain how networking components work and how they can be put together to implement a system.
- Explain and critically evaluate layered protocols (including OSI and TCP/IP), LAN and WAN standards, hardware and software components.
- Critically compare and evaluate LAN and WAN technology and architectures.
- Design, implement and investigate networks using appropriate simulation software, internetworking tools and technology in multi-protocol environments.
Qualifications and assets
- Education : BA/MA in Computer Science, or equivalent
- Industry experience : 5 years relevant work experience, or equivalent and 3 years relevant teaching experience or equivalent
- Assets : Experience with network simulation tools such as GNS3 and designing and installing network infrastructure.
How to apply
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Concordia University is located on unceded Indigenous lands. The Kanien’kehá:ka Nation is recognized as the custodians of the lands and waters on which we gather today. Tiohtiá:ke/Montreal is historically known as a gathering place for many First Nations. Today, it is home to a diverse population of Indigenous and other peoples. We respect the continued connections with the past, present and future in our ongoing relationships with Indigenous and other peoples within the Montreal community.
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