Checking date: 14/02/2022


Course: 2022/2023

Networks and communications protocols
(19110)
Study: Bachelor in Robotics Engineering (381)


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Department assigned to the subject: Telematic Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

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Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Communicating with robots. Definition and types of networks 2. Introduction to protocol stacks and terminology 3. Physical layer options 4. Link layer: medium access protocols (CSMA/CD, CSMA/CA), Ethernet protocol, VLAN, IEEE 802.11 5. Network layer: IPv4, IPv6, DHCP and NAT 6. The transport layer: TCP, UDP
Learning activities and methodology
THEORETICAL PRACTICAL CLASSES. Knowledge and concepts students must acquire. Receive course notes and will have basic reference texts. Students partake in exercises to resolve practical problems. TUTORING SESSIONS. Individualized attendance (individual tutoring) or in-group (group tutoring) for students with a teacher. Subjects with 6 credits have 4 hours of tutoring/ 100% on- site attendance. STUDENT INDIVIDUAL WORK OR GROUP WORK. Subjects with 6 credits have 98 hours/0% on-site. WORKSHOPS AND LABORATORY SESSIONS. Subjects with 3 credits have 4 hours with 100% on-site instruction. Subjects with 6 credits have 8 hours/100% on-site instruction.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.