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Networking Fundamentals

The Internet is changing life as we know it - bringing new economic and social opportunities to communities throughout the world, and increasing the global demand for information and communication technology (ICT) skills. Innovations such as social networking, cloud computing, e-commerce, web conferencing, and desktop virtualization are changing the way we live, work, play, and learn. These capabilities are all powered by networks, and organizations around the world are experiencing a shortage of qualified ICT candidates to design, install, and manage these networks.


At the completion of this module, students should be able to work with the following topics:

  • Living in a Network-Centric World
  • Communicating over the Network
  • Application Layer Functionality and Protocols
  • OSI Transport Layer
  • OSI Network Layer
  • Addressing the Network: IPv4
  • OSI Data Link Layer
  • OSI Physical Layer
  • Ethernet

Planning and Cabling Networks

Configuring and Testing Your Network

Who Should Attend:

Those seeking entry level career opportunities or continuing education.

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Phone: (517) 483-1857
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