CISY 119 - Networking Essentials
(2,2) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): MATH 020 Elementary Algebra .
This course introduces the student to basic concepts and operations of computer networks.
Particular emphasis is placed on demonstrating how important Networks, and especially the Internet, have become for today’s global businesses. Networks are examined from the SOHO (Small Office Home Office), SMB (Small and Medium Business), and Enterprise (very large networks) perspective. Network topologies and protocols are examined for LANs (Local Area Networks) and WANs (Wide Area Networks) and the Internet. The OSI and TCP/IP reference models serve as a foundation for understanding networking in the 21st Century. The concepts of Network Design, Network Management and Network Security are introduced.
Spring 2021 Course Selections
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