Internet Concepts and TCP/IP Protocols

Course Description

This course covers the architecture and underlying protocols of the Internet. The Internet will be examined as a layered product. Layers discussed will include mid-level packet delivery and address computation and high-level client/server applications using the TCP/IP Protocol Suite.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
13525 CIS 45A 61Z ······· TBA-TBA Behrouz Forouzan ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2024-07-01 to 2024-08-09.
Class Syllabus: Download Syllabus
CIS-45A-61: Fully ONLINE. The lecture does not have scheduled meetings and can be completed independently each week on the student's own time. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at ***Please complete the form found at if you feel that you can evidence equivalent coursework and/or job experience that meet the prerequisites for this course.****

Course Details

5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 5
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

  • ESL D272. and ESL D273., or ESL D472. and ESL D473., or eligibility for EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
  • CIS D022A or CIS D026A or CIS D036A or CIS D040.
  • Prerequisite
    CIS D006.
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