• Program: Information Technology/Computer Careers
  • Course: CCNA 2: Basic Router and Switch Configuration
  • Course #: CCIS1421
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This is the second of four "Cisco Academy" Courses that will prepare students for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam. Topics covered include the following: basic router and switch configuration, routed protocols, static and dynamic routing, VLANs, EIGRP, and DHCP.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Describe the role of routers and switches in a network
Identify the stages of the router boot sequence
Describe the functions of a router's or switch’s internal components
Configure basic router and switch parameters
Configure a router and switch interfaces
Configure static and default routes
Describe the basic characteristics of common routing protocols
Configure EIGRP routing
Compare store-and-forward and cut-through switching
Describe the benefits of VLANs, trunking, and inter-VLAN routing
Configure static VLANs Configure inter-VLAN routing
Configure inter-VLAN routing
Configure DHCP services

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 4
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  CCIS1105
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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