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Active as of Spring Semester 2015

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Routing and Switching Essentials (CCNA-II)

2. Course Prefix & Number:
COMP 1124

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This course is the second of four courses designed to prepare students for Cisco CCNA certification, and the second of two courses required for Cisco CCENT Certification. This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. Students learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. By the end of this course, students will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with RIPv1, RIPng, single-area and multi-area OSPF, virtual LANs, and inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Career Preparation: The studies in this course will help students prepare for careers in Networking such as CCNA, CCNP, Network Administrator, Network Engineer, Systems Analyst, LAN Administrator, WAN Administrator, and Systems Engineer. Certification Preparation: Optional. Cisco CCENT

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

COMP 1124 - Routing and Switching Essentials (CCNA-II)

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
COMP 1123Introduction to Networks (CCNA-I)

8. Prerequisite (Entry) Skills:
Students are expected to know how to use a current Windows operating system including navigation, saving files, file management/hierarchy structure, compression, extraction, installation of programs, setting up user accounts, and administrative operating system tasks. Students without this experience should take COMP 1109 Introduction to Operating Systems either before they take this course or concurrently.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

COMP 1124 - Routing and Switching Essentials (CCNA-II)

There are no corequisites for this course.