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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CTS 1134 - Introduction to Networking

Credit Hours: 3.0

At least one of the prerequisite courses is required.
Prerequisite(s): CTS1131 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): None

The goal of this course is to provide an introduction to networking technologies. Students will also be introduced to the objectives of both CompTIA’s Network+ exams. This course covers a wide range of material about networking, from careers in networking to local area networks, wide area networks, protocols, topologies, transmission media, and security. It not only introduces a variety of concepts, but also discusses in-depth the most significant aspects of networking such as the TCP/IP Protocol Suite. In addition to explaining concepts, the course uses a multitude of real world examples of networking issues from a professional’s standpoint, making it a practical preparation for the real world.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)