Wireless Networking 1

This project includes a complete course design for teaching the course with related learning materials. It also includes a sample schedule for delivering the course. **** This course introduces the student to wireless fundamentals. As a hand-on course, students will cover basic wireless installation, implementation, and troubleshooting for various types of wireless networks. Some topics that will be discussed are RF Basics, wireless networking devices, and the 802.11 standard. This course will help prepare students for the CWTS (Certified Wireless Technology Specialist) certification.
Date:
2016
Primary Material Type:
Syllabus
Other Material Types:
Collection
Institution:
Blackhawk Technical College
TAACCCT Round:
3
Subjects:
Wireless, Networking, Access points, Wireless Troubleshooting, RF Basics, WLAN

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
College collaborated with the program advisory committee.
Industry Sector:
Information Technology -- Telecommunications -- Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite) (5172)
Occupation:
Computer and Mathematical Occupations -- Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts (15-1081)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (11)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Diploma
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
3 semester credits/108 hours
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality Rubric:
Other
Quality Note:
The course was developed by a faculty member at the college and reviewed by the college Instructional Designer. Course materials were then reviewed by the Interface Grant Instructional Designer. Finally courses were sent to a Third Party reviewer for both ID and SME review. Colleges used local quality rubrics and an Interface rubric. The Interface specialist used the Interface Rubric and the third party reviewer used the Third Party rubric.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Custom Quality Rubric
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Manufacturing Information Technology Specialist Program

Accessibility

Accessibility Features:
  • Text Access - Text to Speech
  • Text Adjust - Compatible
  • Text Adjustment - Adjust Font and Colors
  • Reading Layout - Reflow the Text
  • Reading Order - Digital resource layout
  • Table Markup
  • Hyperlinks Rendered As Active
  • Colors Compatible With Assistive Technology
  • Contrast Ratio of at Least 4.5:1.
  • Non-Decorative Images Have Alt Text

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.