KVCC CPT128 Fundamentals of Network Administration

This is an introductory course that emphasizes networking fundamentals, explaining the software and hardware that makes networking possible. A brief introduction to networking history provides context, explaining how networks have become so important to business and individuals. Topics will include TCP/IP protocol suite, the OSI Model, network topologies, structured cabling, WAN architecture and remote connectivity, fiber optic systems, voice/video over IP, and wireless systems.
Date:
2014
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Other Material Types:
Assessment Tool, Assignment, Hybrid/Blended Course, Quiz/Test
Institution:
Kennebec Valley Community College
TAACCCT Round:
3
Subjects:
history of computers, networks, packet switching, circuit switching, TCP/IP, Email, Nsfnet, BBS Systems, Modern Internet

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Advisory Committee
Industry Sector:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Computer Systems Design and Related Services (5415)
Occupation:
Management Occupations -- Computer and Information Systems Managers (11-3021)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (52)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Rubric:
QM
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Course Note:
KVCC CPT128 Fundamentals of Network Administration

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