CIS 241Connecting Networks
4 Credits ■ CC-CT
Discusses the Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network . The course enables students to understand the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements . Students learn how to configure and troubleshoot network devices and resolve common issues with data link protocols . Students will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network . Completing this course of the four course sequence will prepare the student for the Associate-level certifications in Networking (CCNA) .Prerequisites: C+ or better in CIS 240 or permission of the instructor.