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Course Descriptions

CPT 215 - Routing Fundamentals

3 Credits

This course corresponds to the second semester of the Cisco Networking Academy Exploration track. It describes the architecture, components, and operation of routers, and explains the principles of routing and routing protocols. Students analyze, configure, verify, and troubleshoot the primary routing protocols RIPv1, RIPv2, EIGRP, and OSPF. By the end of this course, students will be able to recognize and correct common routing issues and problems.

Prerequisites: CPT 115 with a grade of C or better.

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Characterize various networking technologies with respect to established layered network models.
2. Utilize tools such as time domain plots, frequency domain plots, and constellation diagrams to describe and distinguish between signaling systems.
3. Correlate networks' data link features with practical applications of flow control, error control, and shared access to media.
4. Participate in the design and configuration of internetworks by interpreting problems and subsequently experimenting with and evaluating solutions.

Course Offered Fall, Spring

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Fall Semester 2024
Summer Session 2024