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ITS-140 Introduction to Networking

Introduction to Networking addresses the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the internet and other computer networks. It uses open systems interconnection (OSI) and transmission control protocol (TCP) layered models to examine the roles of protocols and services at the application, transport, network, data link, and physical layers and includes principles and structure of internet protocol (IP) addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations. The course also examines the application of network security controls and countermeasures against cyberattacks.

Note: The course is designed to help prepare for the Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician certification exam.

Advisory: Students will be required to purchase online materials available via a link in the syllabus.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (ITS-140-OL):
Apr 2018,  Jul 2018

Semester Hours: 3

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