CIS 181

Routing and Switching Essentials
4 Credits

Second course of a four course sequence describes the architecture, components and operation 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 routing protocols, virtual LANs, and inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks . In addition, students will be prepared for the Entry Networking Technician Certification (CCENT) .

Prerequisite: C+ or better in CIS 180 or permission of the instructor.