CS441 Introduction to Computer Networks


Spring 2010


Course Overview

The goal of this course is to provide students with sound understanding of fundamental concepts and problems in networking and to train then in network programming. Resources for programming assignments will include Stanford VNS, PlanetLab, and NexR's CCIU cluster.


Sue Moon (sbmoon golbaengi kaist edu)


Changhyun Lee (“chleegolbaengi an kaist ac kr)

Sang Ok Lim (slim kaist ac kr)


TuTh 10:30am - 11:50am (1st class on February 2nd)

Office Hours

Wed 9-10:00

Thu 17:30-18:30

Fri 11:30-12:30


CS330 Operating Systems or CS230 System Programming
(Those who have not taken either should consult the instructor.)


·         Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach Featuring the Internet, 5th Edition
·                      (by James F. Kurose and Keith Ross)

Topics to Cover

Lecture Notes

Grading Policy (tentative)

Attendance and participation: 10%

Homework: 45%

Quizzes: 10%

Mid-term: 15%

Final: 20%