2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

CSIS 44456 CCNA: LAN Switching and Wireless

Helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how switches operate and are implemented in the LAN environment for small and large networks. Beginning with a foundational overview of Ethernet, this course provides detailed explanations of Local Area Network (LAN) switch operation, Virtual LAN (VLAN) implementation, Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP), Inter-VLAN routing, and wireless network operations. Students analyze, configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs, STP, VTP, and wireless networks. Campus network design and Layer 3 switching concepts are introduced. The third of four courses leading to a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. Prerequisite: CSIS 44358 with a grade of C or better. (F)