Jun 23, 2018  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog 
2018-2019 GCC Catalog

Computer Science: Networking Option, A.S. (Cisco Path)

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Networking Option Cisco Path

The Networking Cisco Path takes you through the higher levels of networking, mainly working with switches and routers, how to install, setup, configure and maintain them. Network basics are introduced along with switch and router information. Students completing this path can earn a Gateway Community College certificate as well as be eligible to apply for a Certified Cisco Network Engineer certificate by Cisco and the CompTIA Network+ certificate.

Program Outcomes

  • Plan and install security
  • Describe physical topologies, logical topologies and all terminology used in networked environments
  • Identify and describe the functions of each of the layers of the OSI reference model and the TCP/IP network layer protocols
  • Describe the different classes of IP addressing and subnetting
  • Configure IP addresses
  • Describe LAN segmentation using bridges, routers, and switches

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