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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

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2020-2021 Catalog 
    Aug 04, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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IST 255 - Networking III

Prerequisite: IST 156 .
(4 Credits)
IST-255 provides a comprehensive, theoretical, and practical approach to learning the technologies and protocols needed to design and implement a converged switched network. Students learn about the hierarchical network design model and how to select devices for each layer. The course explains how to configure a switch for basic functionality and how to implement Virtual LANs, VTP, Inter-VLAN routing, and Spanning Tree Protocol in a converged network. In conjunction with the Cisco Networking Academy, students also develop the knowledge and skills necessary to implement a WLAN in a small to medium network. This course along with IST-256 - Networking IV prepares students to take CISCO ICND2 Exam Certification Exam. Students must have a personal computer and Internet access to complete online assignments and exams. Class also meets at least one Saturday per session per the instructor’s discretion. Semester Offered: Summer Semester Only.  Total of 60 hours of lecture.

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