This Unit is designed to introduce the basic concepts and principles of data communications, and to provide you with a wide knowledge of the technologies and standards involved in the construction of modern networks. It is intended for candidates undertaking a Computing or Information Technology related qualification who require an understanding of modern networking concepts and practice.
On completion of the Unit you should be able to:
1. Define the principles of Data Communications.
2. Describe the characteristics of Network Media.
3. Describe the characteristics and construction of Wide Area Networks.
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