This course introduces students to the networking field. Topics include network terminology and protocols, local-area networks, wide-area networks, OSI model, cabling, router programming, Ethernet, IP addressing, and network standards. Upon completion, students should be able to perform tasks related to networking mathematics, terminology, and models, media, Ethernet, sub-netting, and TCP/IP Protocols.
Build an understanding of the fundamental concepts of computer networking.
Familiarize the student with the basic taxonomy and terminology of the computer networking area.
Introduce the student to advanced networking concepts, preparing the student for entry Advanced courses in computer networking.
Allow the student to gain expertise in some specific areas of networking such as the design and maintenance of individual networks.
Building a Simple NetworkLesson 1
Ethernet Local Area NetworksLesson 2
Wireless Local Area NetworksLesson 3
Local Area Network ConnectionsLesson 4
Wide Area Networks ConnectionsLesson 5
Network Environment ManagementLesson 6