CCIS2222 Network Configuration

This course will provide a practical knowledge of network concepts and hardware configuration. The course will give students the opportunity to set up and troubleshoot a variety of networking solutions. Topics covered will include the following: selecting and installing network cabling, configuring workstations, routing, implementing wireless networks, network diagramming, and utilizing networking tools to analyze and maintain a group of computers.




CCIS2122 or CCIS2150

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Construct network cables using bulk cable supplies conforming to accepted safety and quality standards
Compare various types of network media available for use on modern networks
Analyze current accepted standards being used on networks
Develop network diagram of various sized networks
Explain what Open System Interconnection (OSI) layers are involved in movement of data through hubs, bridges, switches, and routers
Describe the utilization of Virtual Local Area Networks (VLAN)s in segmenting networks
Install wireless networks using access points and client adapters
Demonstrate the use of help desk software for assigning tasks, tracking trouble-tickets and documenting solutions
Describe qualities required to retain customer satisfaction when providing consulting services
Employ software used to secure computers against viruses and other vulnerabilities

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details