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Course Description

This course develops those skills necessary to design LAN and WAN networks, segmentation using routers, switches, and VLANs in a LAN environment, and wide area networking protocols. Cisco router commands and configurations will also be covered. The course will offer a balance of lecture and lab experiments. Elements of the Cisco® Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) professional certification exam will be followed throughout the course. Course is offered in the spring semester.

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and verify Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and troubleshoot routing
  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and troubleshoot OSPF and EIGRP
  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and verify a basic WAN serial connection
  • Demonstrate the ability to configure and verify a PPP connection between routers

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Network Services

Feedback

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