CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks

@ Honolulu Community College

Description

CCNA 1 introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. It uses the OSI and TCP layered models to examine the nature and roles of protocols and services at the application, network, data link, and physical layers. The principles and structure of IPv4 and IPv6 addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced to provide a foundation for the curriculum.


Labs use a "model Internet" to allow you to analyze real data without affecting production networks. Packet Tracer (PT) activities help you analyze protocol and network operation and build small networks in a simulated environment. At the end of the course, you will build simple LAN topologies by applying basic principles of cabling, performing basic configurations of network devices, including routers and switches, and by implementing IPv4 and IPv6 addressing schemes.


Recommended Preparation: Experience with hardware and computer troubleshooting, familiarity with computer terms, and experience with Windows operating system


Required Preparation: Must have access to a computer with Windows as well as Internet access outside of class to complete assignments


Course Competencies:  At the end of this course, the student will be able to:
- Describe the devices and services used to support communications in data networks and the Internet
- Describe the role of protocol layers in data networks
- Describe the importance of addressing and naming schemes at various layers of data networks in IPv4 and IPv6 environments
- Design, calculate, and apply subnet masks and addresses to fulfill given requirements in IPv4 and IPv6 networks
- Explain fundamental Ethernet concepts such as media, services, and operations
- Build a simple Ethernet network using routers and switches
- Utilize Cisco command-line interface (CLI) commands to perform basic router and switch configurations
- Utilize common network utilities to verify small network operations and analyze data traffic

Credentials Available

Certificate of Professional Development

Cost of Program

1295.00   –   "Do I have to pay this?"

Program Duration

Total Weeks

6.0

Total Hours

52.5

Program Categories

"Green" program?

No

C3T program?

No

APPRENTICESHIP program?

No

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About This Provider

Honolulu Community College

Offering training in City & County of Honolulu
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Description of School

Two-year public college

Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency

Member of the American Association of Community Colleges and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Fully accredited since 1970 by Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Financial Aid Options

Visit http://www2.honolulu.hawaii.edu/?q=node/15 for the latest information and instructions about financial aid.

Yes

This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.

Yes

This provider does offer job placement services to its students.

Contact Information

Contact Person:
Janis Dela Cruz, Admissions Office

Address:
874 Dillingham Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96817

Phone:
(808) 845-9129

Fax:
None provided

Email:
honcc@hawaii.edu

Website:
http://www2.honolulu.hawaii.edu/

ETP Approval Dates

Last Approved On: January 1, 2013
Valid Through: June 30, 2016