CIS 210◊ Data Communications & Networking Fundamentals

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/23/15

Fundamentals of computer networking, including components of Local Area Networks (LANs), their topologies and operation, such as Ethernet, Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies, network administration and support and general principles of network troubleshooting. Course content equivalent to Cisco certifications, CompTIA Network+, and Microsoft Networking Essentials. Students who successfully complete this class and CIS 212 (Internetworking, Routing & Switching) qualify to attempt Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. (Formerly CIS 310)

Prerequisite: CIS 101

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 2 hours

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