CS 547 Computer Networks - Fall 2021 (Turk Telekom Section)

Instructor: Dr. Ali C. Begen
Email: ali.begen AT ozyegin.edu.tr
Office Hours: After the class (Please make an appointment in advance)


Time and Location: Thursdays 6-9pm (For schedule changes, check Google Classroom announcements)
Google Classroom Link: Go here and join the CS 547 class using your OzU (not personal) account. Make sure you receive notifications for the class announcements.
Textbook (Recommended): Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach, 7/e and Computer Networks: A Systems Approach (Online)
TA: Burak Kara (burak.kara AT ozu.edu.tr)

Course Overview

Description: This course provides an introduction to the fundamental concepts in the design and implementation of computer networks, protocols and applications. Topics to be covered include network architectures, applications, network programming interfaces, transport layer, routing layer and link layer. Time permitting, we will overview wireless networking and protocols, too.
Prerequisites: CS 201


  • Wireshark
  • Dummynet, TC, iperf


I will not take attendance, however, participation to the discussions in the class may affect your grade. For specific grading, check Google Classroom.


We will cover the following topics and slides are to be posted in Google Classroom.

  • Computer networks and the Internet
  • Application layer
  • Transport layer
  • Network layer
  • Link layer
  • Wireless and mobile networks (time permitting)

Homework Assignments and Exercises

The assignments and exercises are to be posted in Google Classroom along with the due dates.

Last Update: October 06, 2021