AICM 453 - Fundamentals of Computing and Networks

Abstract: 
This course covers Basic operation of computers; Development of computers; Data representation in computers; Computer hardware and software; Problem solving in computers; Overview of computer languages; Computer systems personnel, current topics in computer science; Concepts and architecture of computer information systems; Integrated information systems across a range of functional elements of organizations; Fundamentals of data communication and networks; Network types and technologies; Data and voice communication; Network protocols and standards, including OSI model; Inter-networking/Internet; Practical aspects of operating systems.
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Date of publication: 
2011
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Region Focus: 
Africa Wide
Central Africa
East Africa
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RUFORUM OER and Open Access
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Licence conditions: 
OER
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Web resource
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