In this course learners will study the fundamentals of computer networking, protocols, components, major networking technologies and systems of modern networks, and will be able to configure, manage, and troubleshoot modern networks.
The topics include TCP/IP protocol suite, multiplexing/switching techniques, basic error detection and correction, elementary data link protocols, flow control and an introduction to routing and congestion control issues, multiple access protocols, networking and inter-networking devices, LANs and WANs.
This course presents content required in the objectives of the CompTIA Network+ certification exam. Basics of Cloud computing and network security will be presented as well.
Course code: CSTP 1202
Length: 60.0 hours
PrerequisitesCSTP 1104 Computer System Administration
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.