Third of four courses designed to provide classroom and laboratory experience in current and emerging networking technology, and to prepare for certiﬁcation as a Cisco Certiﬁed Network Associate (CCNA). Covers the architecture, components, and operation of switches and wireless routers. Explains the principles of LAN switching topologies, switching protocols, wireless topologies, and wireless security. Students will analyze, conﬁgure, verify, and troubleshoot switches; switching protocols such as VLANs, VTP, STP and VLAN tagging; and wireless routers. By the end of the course, students will be able to recognize and correct common switching issues and problems.
Prerequisite: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in CIS 201 or
equivalent or successful completion of CCNA1 at another Cisco Networking Academy
Recommended Preparation: "C" grade or higher or "Pass" in CIS 202 or equivalent or successful completion of CCNA2 at another Cisco Networking Academy
3 UNITS : 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory