Welcome to my CPSC 441 Web site! The purpose of this course is to introduce the key concepts and principles of computer networks. Throughout the course, we will use the Internet, as well as its architecture and TCP/IP protocols, to illustrate the fundamental principles of computer networking.
Here are the officially approved course information sheets for L01 and L02, along with a statement of the course learning outcomes. The official calendar entry is also available online. Please ensure that you have the correct pre-requisites to take this course. Students without the proper pre-requisites cannot obtain credit for CPSC 441, even if they complete it successfully.
CPSC 441 L01 lectures take place on MWF at 12 noon (initially on Zoom, but eventually in EEEL 161).
- April 14, 2022: A reminder that the two-hour in-person final exam for CPSC 441 is on Monday, April 25 at 8:30am. It is a common final exam for both lecture sections, but L01 will be in the Kinesiology Dance Studio, while L02 will be in the Gold Gym.
- April 12, 2022: My bonus office hours for CPSC 441 are as follows: Monday April 18 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm on Zoom, and Friday April 22 from 11:00am to 3:00pm in ICT 736.
- March 23, 2022: A reminder that Assignment 4 is due on Friday, April 8 at 4:00pm.
- March 10, 2022: A reminder that Assignment 3 is due on Friday, March 18 at 4:00pm.
- March 1, 2022: A reminder about the in-class midterm exam for L01 on Friday March 4. Please bring your UCID and a calculator!
- February 28, 2022: In-person lectures for L01 start on Monday February 28 at 12 noon in EEEL 161. So exciting!
- February 2, 2022: A reminder that Assignment 2 is due on Friday, February 18 at 4:00pm. (extended to Sat Feb 19 at 6:00pm)
- January 24, 2022: Email regarding Assignment 1 demos sent to CPSC 441 class list in D2L.
- January 14, 2022: U of C has extended online learning mode until February 19. We hope to return to in-person lectures in EEEL 161 after the Reading Week break.
- January 13, 2022: All CPSC 441 assignments for Winter 2022 are now on the assignments page. Good luck, and have fun!
- January 12, 2021: Assignment 1 is due on Friday January 28 at 4:00pm.
- January 11, 2022: Assignment 0 (an ungraded, warm-up exercise) is due on Friday January 14 at 4:00pm.
- January 10, 2022: Opening day for CPSC 441. So exciting!
- January 7, 2022: General welcome message sent to CPSC 441 L01 class list in D2L.
- January 4, 2022: First lecture is on Monday, January 10, 2022 at 12 noon. See you there! We will be starting the semester on Zoom (see details provided in D2L), with the hope of returning to in-person lectures in February. Fingers crossed!
- December 21, 2021: Initial version of this CPSC 441 Web site launched, along with its companion D2L site.