CIT 160 - Cisco Internetworking I

Course Description

This course, in conjunction with CIT 161 and CIT 260 provides the necessary preparation to pass the Cisco CCNA Routing & Switching Exam (Cisco Certified Network Associate). The following topics are covered in detail: router configuration, static and dynamic routing, VLANs, ACLs, DHCP, and NAT. This course utilizes the Cisco Networking Academy "CCNA Routing and Switching: Routing and Switching Essentials" curriculum and integrates online curriculum, classroom activities, hands-on lab exercises, and group projects. Group 2 course.

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Recommended Prerequisites or Skills Competencies

CIT 213

General Education Outcomes supported by this course

Critical Thinking - Direct

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the mechanics of internetworking protocol layers, devices, subnets, and addressing in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
  • Engineer simple Ethernet networks.
  • Analyze the required components of various IT careers.
  • Problem-solve independently.
Human Dimension:
  • Collaborate as team members and leaders using soft skills to achieve desired outcomes.
Caring - Civic Learning:
  • Build robust networks to benefit the rest of the IT team.
  • Reflect on how their role within an organization and community impact the productivity of others.
Learning How to Learn:
  • Acknowledge that technology is constantly changing requiring new skillsets.
  • Apply their knowledge to future certification exams.