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Cisco Networking Academy


Southern University at Shreveport (SUSLA) offers a Information Technology and Internetworking curriculum leading to professional certifications in Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). In the future we plan to offer Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and full array of expanded offerings including UNIX operating systems, Web Design, E-Commerce, JAVA programming, Network Security, Databases, etc. In short, we are committed to deliver complete technology empowerment curriculums unsurpassed throughout Louisiana and the Ark-La-Tex.

At SUSLA, our instructor-led learning approach is coupled with hands-on laboratory where theories are transformed into practical experiences. Our modern center is fully equipped with specialty lab equipment (routers, switches, hubs, cabling, testers, design equipment, tools, etc.), servers, computer workstations, high-speed networks, and latest training software. All courses offered are further enhanced by complete E-Learning solution using the best characteristics of computer-based (distance) learning, video-conferencing technology, and Satellite Teleconferencing systems. And best of all, our Internetworking courses and electives are offered on a daytime and evening basis to accommodate individual schedules.



Overview


Computer Technology is an exciting field that presents many opportunities for a student to be proficient in both computer systems and applications. The rapid spread of computers and advances in information technology has generated a need for highly trained workers to design and manage new information systems that use these technologies to meet the needs of the business organization.

The Computer Technology Program at SUSLA gives graduates quick acknowledgement of success with a minimum amount of coursework in relatively few academic semesters. The curriculums are designed along industry area expertise and taught by experienced professionals. The coursework combines instructor-led and online learning with hands-on laboratory exercises, where students apply what they learn in class while working on actual systems. In addition to regular training, the curriculums are designed to help students improve math, science, writing, and problem-solving abilities. Learning objectives are closely tied to industry-based certification curriculums, the national math and science standards, as well as workforce competencies requirements. This provides graduates the opportunity to enter the workforce highly prepared at a faster pace, able to support enterprise systems and solve problems that are encountered when working in this ever-changing and growing field.

The Computer Technology Program at SUSLA currently offers certificates in Computer Networking Technology. Areas of study include specializations in Cisco Systems Networking, Microsoft Systems Networking, CyberSecurity, and Convergence Technologies. Plans are underway to offer curriculums in Database Technology and Computer Software Engineering.




Cisco Specializations and Curricula


COMPUTER NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY
(Certificate of Technical Studies)


The Computer Networking Technology program prepares graduates with skills needed to design and install secure network systems based on customer requirements, monitor network traffic and security, and maintain computer network hardware and software. The skills acquired will enable the student to support different network topologies and solve problems that are encountered in the field. The certificate program offers specializations in:

Cisco Systems Networking
Advanced Cisco Systems Networking
Microsoft Systems Networking
Advanced Microsoft Systems Networking
CyberSecurity
Convergence Technologies


Courses and extensive hands-on training prepares students for the workforce and for professional certification exams including:

Cisco CCNA
Cisco CCNP
Microsoft MCSA
Microsoft MCSE
CompTIA A+
Network+
Security+

Skills acquired can be applied toward a college degree, update current job requirements, or enable graduates to secure new career opportunities in a fast-growing and high-demand occupation in the following areas:

Network Design Specialist
Network Management
Network Security Administrator
Cybersecurity Analyst
Computer System Forensics
Hardware/Software Installation
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Specialist
Wireless Communications Specialist
Home Technology Integrator
Help-Desk Technical Support
Technical Customer Service Representative



Course Descriptions

CNET 131 Beginning Web Page Programming (2-1-3)
Web page programming including mark-up and scripting languages. May include use of XHTML, CGI, JavaScript, and/or ASP. Introduction to structure and object oriented programming design. Students use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), XHTML, and JavaScript to design and implement interactive web pages. Hands-on labs allow student to experience each topic discussed. 3 credit hours.

CNET 133 Intermediate Web Programming (2-1-3)
Intermediate applications for web authoring. Topics may include server-side includes (SSI), Perl, HTML, Java applets, JavaScript, and/or ASP. Students design and implement fully interactive web sites using Dynamic HTML (DHTML) techniques that combine XHTML with CSS and JavaScript. Hands-on labs allow students to experience each of the topics discussed. Prerequisite: CNET 131. 3 credit hours.

CNET 140 Web Authoring – Dreamweaver (2-1-3)
Instruction in designing and developing web pages that incorporate text, graphics, and other supporting elements using current technologies and authoring tools such as DreamWeaver, Xara Webster etc. Prerequisite: CNET 131. 3 credit hours.

CNET 145 Computer Systems Maintenance - A+ (2-1-3)
An introduction to the installation, configuration, and maintenance of microcomputer systems. Examination of the functions of the components within a computer system with emphasis on the evolution of microprocessors and microprocessor bus structures. Development of skills in the use of test equipment and maintenance aids. Prepares individual to pass the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) A+ certification exam. Lab required. 3 credit hours.

CNET 150 Network+ (2-1-3)
Prepares individuals for a career as a Network Engineer in the Information Technology support industry. Includes the various responsibilities and tasks required for service engineer to successfully perform in a specific environment. Prepares individual to pass the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Network+ certification exam. Lab required. 3 credit hours.

CNET 154 Microsoft Network Operating System Essentials (2-1-3)
An introduction to Microsoft Windows network operating systems and the fundamentals of networking technologies that they support. Topics include the OSI reference model, network protocols, transmission media, and networking hardware and software. Lab required. 3 credit hours.

CNET 156 Supporting Microsoft Windows Client Operating Systems (XP/Vista) (2-1-3)
The focus of this course is on implementing and supporting the Windows XP Professional operating system to function as a workstation in a peer-to-peer environment and to function as a client in a client server local area network environment using Windows XP Professional as a client on a Windows server network. Lab required. 3 credit hours.

CNET 157 Implementing Microsoft Windows Client and Server Systems (2-2-4)
In-depth coverage of the knowledge and skills necessary to install and configure Microsoft Windows on stand-alone computers and on client computers that are part of a workgroup or domain. Provides the skills and knowledge necessary to install and configure Windows Server to create file, print, and servers. Lab required. 4 credit hours.

CNET 158 Implementing a Microsoft Windows Network Infrastructure (2-2-4)
Skills development in installing, configuring, managing, and supporting a network infrastructure that uses the Microsoft Windows server family of products. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 157 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 160 Implementing and Administering MS Directory Services (2-2-4)
Provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to install, configure and administer Microsoft Windows Active Directory service. Focuses on implementing Group Policy and understanding the Group Policy tasks required to centrally manage users and computers. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 157. 4 credit hours.

CNET 162 Managing a Microsoft Network Environment (2-2-4)
The focus of this course is on covering the skills needed to administer, support, and troubleshoot information systems that incorporate Microsoft Windows in an enterprise network. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 157. 4 credit hours.

CNET 164 Installing and Administering Microsoft Windows Server System (2-2-4)
An introduction to Microsoft Windows 2003 Server operating system in a single domain environment. Topics include basic installation, configuration tasks, and day-to-day administration tasks in a Windows 2003-based network. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 150 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 170 MCSA Practicum/Cooperative Education – I ( 0- 8- 3)
A work-based instruction that provides basic or intermediate career exploration, which helps students gain practical experience in the discipline, enhance skills, and integrate knowledge under the supervision of the college and the employer. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 180 CCNA 1: Cisco Networking Basics (2-2-4)
An introduction to the basics of networking including network terminology, local area networks (LAN), and wide area networks (WAN). Topics include network protocols such as TCP/IP, Open System Interconnection (OSI) models, cabling and routers. Introductory coverage of the fundamental principals of fiber optic cables and networks is included along with the usage of applicable hand tools. Fire and personal safety are also discussed. Lab required. 4 credit hours.

CNET 185 CCNA 2: Router and Routing Basics (2-2-4)
An introduction to basic Cisco router configuration for local area networks. Topics include initial router configuration for TCP/IP, management of Cisco IOS and router configuration files, routing protocols, and access control lists. An introduction to Gigabit Ethernet and IPv6 is covered along with network monitoring concepts and the utilization of tools such as the network analyzer. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 180. 4 hours.

CNET 191 CCNA Practicum/Cooperative Education – I (0-8-3)
A work-based instruction that provides basic or intermediate career exploration, which helps students gain practical experience in the discipline, enhance skills, and integrate knowledge under the supervision of the college and the employer. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 195 Fundamentals of Cisco Wireless LANs (2-2-4)
Designing, planning, implementing, operating, and troubleshooting wireless LANs (WLANs). Includes WLAN design, installation, and configuration; and WLAN security issues and vendor interoperability strategies. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 185 or hold a current CCNA certification. 4 credit hours.

CNET 196 Voice, Video, and Data Integration – Convergence+ (2-2-4)
A study of telecommunications convergent technologies including telephone, LAN, WAN, wireless, voice, video, and internet protocol. Introduces the student to Voice, Video and Integrated data (VVID) over IP networks to provide seamless and secure communications solutions to business and home technology needs. This includes discussions on interoperability methods and techniques to integrate disparate systems and technologies, and includes people skills development. It prepares individuals to pass the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Convergence+ certification exam. Lab required. 4 credit hours.

CNET 198 Voice-over-Internet Protocol (2-1-3)
Voice over IP (VoIP) integrates voice and data transmission and is quickly becoming an important factor in network communications. It promises lower operational costs, greater flexibility, and a variety of enhanced applications. VoIP Fundamentals provides an introduction to basic concepts of this new technology. This course contains an overview of basic telephony fundamentals, an introduction to packet voice technologies, and an overview of the Internet Protocol (IP) along with other protocols and standards that define VoIP networks. The class will conduct case studies to support the curriculum and familiarize the student with VoIP system operations. Lab required. 3 credit hours.

CNET 201 Network Administration (2-1-3)
Topics include network components, user accounts and groups, network file systems, file system security, and network printing. Preparation to effectively manage a Novell NetWare network. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 150. 3 credit hours.

CNET 202 Designing a MS Directory Services Infrastructure (2-2-4)
Advanced concepts in the knowledge and skills necessary to design a Microsoft Windows directory services infrastructure. Strategies are presented to assist the student in identifying the information technology needs of the organization and to designing the Active Directory structure that meets those needs. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 160 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 203 Designing a Microsoft Networking Services Infrastructure (2-2-4)
Provides experienced support professionals with the information and skills to create a networking services infrastructure design that supports the required network applications. Lab required. Prerequisite: ITMC 1443. 4 credit hours.

CNET 204 Designing a Secure Microsoft Windows Network (2-2-4)
Provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to design a security framework for small, medium, and enterprise networks by using Microsoft Windows networking technologies. Lab required. Prerequisites: CNET 160 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 205 Administering Servers (2-2-4)
Preparation for Exam 70-290. Post-installation and day-to-day administration tasks of various network operating system servers. Lab required. Prerequisite/corequisite: CNET 150 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 206 Implementing and Maintaning Windows Server System Environment (2-2-4)
Preparation for Exam 70-291. Includes configuring a Windows-based computer to operate in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 networking infrastructure. Lab required. Prerequisite/corequisite: CNET 205 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 209 MCSA Practicum/Cooperative Education – II ( 0- 8- 3)
Professional career-related activities encountered in the area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 211 CCNA 3: Switching Basics and Intermediate Routing (1-3-4)
A course focusing on advanced topics including IP addressing techniques, intermediate routing protocols, CLI configuration of switches, Ethernet switching, VLANs, Spanning Tree Protocol, and VLAN Trunking Protocol. Documentation requirements and techniques are discussed as well as troubleshooting within a multiprotocol networking environment. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 185. 4 credit hours.

CNET 216 CCNA 4: WAN Technologies (2-2-4)
This course focuses on advanced IP addressing techniques (Network Address Translation [NAT], Port Address Translation [PAT], and DHCP), WAN technology and terminology, PPP, ISDN, DDR, Frame Relay, network management and introduction to optical networking. In addition, the student will prepare for the CCNA exam. Security concepts including firewalls and encryption are considered, and detailed emphasis on the application of voice, data, and video convergence concepts are covered in this course. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 211. 4 credit hours.

CNET 220 CCNA Certification Review ( 2- 1- 3)
Review of subjects commonly found on network engineering certification exams such as the Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA) ratings. 3 credit hours.

CNET 226 CCNA Practicum/Cooperative Education – II ( 0- 8- 3)
Professional career-related activities encountered in the area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and may includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 227 Advanced CCNA Certification Review (2- 2- 4)
Comprehensive lab review of subjects commonly found on network engineering certification exams such as the Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA) ratings. 4 credit hours.

CNET 232 Implementing and Managing Windows Server System Network Infrastructure (2- 2- 4)
The goal of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and maintain a Windows Server 2003 network infrastructure. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 206 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 234 Implementing and Managing Windows Server System Active Directory Infrastructure (2- 2- 4)
This course includes self-paced and instructor-facilitated components. It provides students with the knowledge and skills to successfully plan, implement, and troubleshoot a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Active Directory service infrastructure. The course focuses on a Windows Server 2003 directory service environment, including forest and domain structure, Domain Name System (DNS), site topology and replication, organizational unit structure and delegation of administration, Group Policy, and user, group, and computer account strategies. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 232 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 235 Implementing and Administering Windows Server System Network Security (2- 2- 4)
This course covers skills needed to implement, manage, maintain, and troubleshoot security in a Windows Server 2003 network infrastructure and also plan and configure a Windows Server 2003 PKI. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 234 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 236 Administering a Microsoft SQL Server Database (2- 2- 4)
In-depth coverage of the knowledge and skills required to install, configure, administer, and troubleshoot the client-server database management system of Microsoft SQL Server databases. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 157. 4 credit hours.

CNET 238 Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange (2- 2- 4)
In-depth coverage of the knowledge and skills required to install and administer Microsoft Exchange. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 157 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 240 MCSE Practicum/Cooperative Education – I ( 0- 8- 3)
Professional career-related activities encountered in the area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 242 Linux Operating System (2- 1- 3)
The focus of this course is on implementing and supporting the Linux operating system to function as a workstation in a peer-to-peer environment, to function as a client in a client server local area network environment, and to function as a server in a client server network. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 150. 3 credit hours.

CNET 244 Linux Security (2- 1- 3)
The focus of this course is on advanced topics concerning management and advanced security features of systems incorporating Redhat Linux operating system as a server in a networked environment. Areas covered will include Theory of operation, base systems, shells and commands, system services, applications, and troubleshooting. This course will help the student prepare for the Redhat Certified Systems Engineer certification. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 150 or consent of instructor. 3 credit hours.

CNET 246 Operating System Security (2- 1- 3)
Safeguard computer operating systems by demonstrating server support skills and designing and implementing a security system. Identify security threats and monitor network security implementations. Use best practices to configure operating systems to industry security standards. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 235 or consent of instructor. 3 credit hours.

CNET 248 Incident Response and Handling (2- 1- 3)
In-depth coverage of incident response and incident handling, including identifying sources of attacks and security breaches; analyzing security logs; recovering the system to normal; performing postmortem analysis; implementing and modifying security measures. Prerequisite: CNET 246 or consent of instructor. 3 credit hours.

CNET 249 Firewalls and Network Security (2- 2- 4)
Identify elements of firewall design, types of security threats and responses to security attacks. Use best practices to design, implement, and monitor a network security plan. Examine security incident postmortem reporting and ongoing network security activities. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 246 or consent of instructor. 4 credit hours.

CNET 250 CyberSecurity Practicum/Cooperative Education – I ( 0- 8- 3)
A work-based instruction that provides basic or intermediate career exploration, which helps students gain practical experience in the discipline, enhance skills, and integrate knowledge under the supervision of the college and the employer. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 252 Computer System Forensics (2- 1- 3)
In-depth study of system forensics including methodologies used for analysis of computer security breaches. Gather and evaluate evidence to perform postmortem analysis of a security breach. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 248 or consent of instructor. 3 credit hours.

CNET 254 Security Assessment and Auditing (2- 1- 3)
Capstone experience for the security curriculum. Synthesizes technical material covered in prior courses to monitor, audit, analyze, and revise computer and network security systems to ensure appropriate levels of protection are in place. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 246 and CNET 249 or consent of instructor. 3 credit hours.

CNET 256 Security Management Practices (2- 2- 4)
In-depth coverage of security management practices, including asset evaluation and risk management; cyber law and ethics issues; policies and procedures; business recovery and continuity planning; network security design; and developing and maintaining security plan. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 246 or instructor consent. 4 credit hours.

CNET 260 CyberSecurity Practicum/Cooperative Education – II ( 0- 8- 3)
Professional career-related activities encountered in the area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 271 Case Study I: SOHO (Small Office Home Office) (1- 2- 3)
Prepares individuals for a career as a Network Engineer in the Information Technology support industry. Includes the various responsibilities and tasks required for service engineer to successfully perform in a specific environment. Case Study I challenges the student to apply the network concepts learned in previous courses to a case-study based problem in a Small Office – Home Office environment. Lab required. Prerequisites: CNET 196. 3 credit hours.

CNET 272 Wireless Telephony Systems (2- 2- 4)
Principles of wireless/cellular telephony systems to include call processing, hand-off, site analysis, antenna radiation patterns, commonly used test/maintenance equipment, and access protocol. Lab required. 4 credit hours.

CNET 275 Advanced Wireless Networks (2- 2- 4)
In-depth coverage of enterprise WLAN security including implementing VLAN and 802.1x type security. Design WLAN networking using site survey techniques. In-depth study of Emerging technologies including: Ultra-Wideband Wireless, VoIP, Mobile Wireless technologies that define VoIP networks. The class will conduct case studies to support the curriculum and familiarize the student with VoIP system operations. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 272. 4 credit hours.

CNET 279 Case Study II: Enterprise Network (1- 2- 3)
Convergence Technology Case Study II prepares an individual for a career in the Information Technology support industry as a Network Engineer. The course includes various responsibilities and tasks required to successfully perform in a specific environment. Case Study II challenges the student to apply the network concepts learned in previous courses to a case-study-based problem in an Enterprise Network. Lab required. Prerequisites: CNET 198 and CNET 271. 3 credit hours.

CNET 280 CCNP 1: Advanced Routing (2- 2- 4)
A study of advanced network deployment issues and methods used to configure Cisco routers for effective LAN and WAN traffic management. Topics include designing scalable internetworks, managing traffic, configuring OSPF in single and multiple areas, configuring EIGRP, and configuring and using interior and border gateway routing protocols. Lab required. Prerequisite: CCNA certified or completion of Academy CCNA program. 4 credit hours.

CNET 282 CCNP 2: Remote Access Networks (2- 2- 4)
Designing and building remote access networks with Cisco products. Topics include assembling and cabling WAN components, configuring network connections via asynchronous modem, ISDN, X.25, and frame relay architectures and associated protocols. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 280. 4 credit hours.

CNET 284 CCNP Practicum/Cooperative Education – I (0-8-3)
A work-based instruction that provides basic or intermediate career exploration, which helps students gain practical experience in the discipline, enhance skills, and integrate knowledge under the supervision of the college and the employer. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 290 CCNP 3: Cisco Multilayer Switching (2- 2- 4)
An introduction to Cisco switches and how to use Cisco switches effectively in networks. Topics include switching concepts, virtual LANs, switch architecture (hardware and software), switch configuration, management and troubleshooting. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 282. 4 credit hours.

CNET 292 CCNP 4: Network Troubleshooting (2- 2- 4)
A study of troubleshooting methods for internetworks. Topics include Cisco Troubleshooting Tools, diagnosing and correcting problems within TCP/IP, Novell, and AppleTalk networks, and with Frame Relay and ISDN network connections. Lab required. Prerequisite: CNET 290. 4 credit hours.

CNET 293 CCNP Certification Review (2- 1- 3)
Review of subjects commonly found on network engineering certification exams such as the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) ratings. 3 credit hours.

CNET 294 CCNP Practicum/Cooperative Education – II (0-8-3)
Professional career-related activities encountered in the area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. A practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience, and includes a lecture component. Requires departmental approval. 3 credit hours.

CNET 296 Advanced CCNP Certification Review (2- 2- 4)
Comprehensive lab review of subjects commonly found on advanced network engineering certification exams such as the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) ratings. 4 credit hours.

CNET 299 Special Topics in Cisco Network Security (2- 2- 4)
This course prepares Cisco qualified students to take two Cisco certification tests: “Managing Cisco Network Security” and “Cisco Secure PIX Firewall Advanced” exams. Special topics in network security address recently identified current events relevant to the professional development of the student. Provides students with the knowledge to configure secure Cisco routers and PIX firewalls, focusing on overall network security processes. Course may be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. Lab required. Prerequisites: CNET 180, CNET 185, CNET 211, and CNET 216, or CCNA certification. 4 credit hours.




Cisco Networking Academy Faculty

Dr. Gabriel Fagbeyiro*, Director, Cisco Networking Academy/Computer Network Technology Program; Director, Information Technology; Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Ed.D., M.B.A, B.S., Grambling State University; CCNP, CCNA, CCAI.

Dr. Barry Hester, Professor and Chairman, Division of Science and Technology; Ph.D., University of Nevada; M.S., North Texas State University; B.S., Grambling State University.

Sharon Golett, Instructor/Advisor - Computer Network Technology; B.S., M.S., Louisiana State University; CCNA, CCAI.

Katina Lewis, Instructor/Advisor - Computer Network Technology; B.S., Grambling State University; CCNA, CCAI.

* CNET program director and Cisco Networking Academy main contact.


Library and Support Resources

The SUSLA University Library holdings compliment the Cisco program. Additional books, periodicals, reference books, and primary source materials are acquired as needed. Current library holdings include copies of the textbooks and other reference materials.

In addition to the SUSLA Library, the program is fully backed by Cisco Systems™ Online Support and Assessment services which are available for student and faculty use. Current E-Learning technology on campus is deployed to enhance all courses offered using the best characteristics of computer-based learning, video-conferencing technology, and Satellite Teleconferencing systems.

SUSLA's Cisco Network Academy Laboratory at the Downtown Metro Center is fully equipped with specialty lab equipment (routers, switches, hubs, cabling, testers, design equipment, tools, etc.), servers, computer workstations, high-speed Internet networks, and latest training software. Other computer laboratories on campus also contain computers, software, and Internet access needed to enhance academic performance.


Spring 2010
Computer Network Technology
Schedule

Microsoft Systems Networking (MCSA)

Course

Course Title

Days

Time

BLDG

Room

Instructor

CNET 145

Computer Systems Maintenance A+

Sat

9 - 11:50a

000X

X0102A

Lewis, K

CNET 150

Network +

Sat

9 - 11:50a

000X

X0102B

TBA

CNET 156

Supporting Microsoft Windows Client Operating Systems (XP/Vista)

W

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Lewis, K

CNET 170

MCSA Practicum/Cooperative Education - I

F

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Fagbeyiro, G

CNET 206

Implementing and Maintaining Windows Server Systems Environment

M

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

TBA

CISCO SYSTEMS NETWORKING (CCNA)

CNET 156

Supporting Microsoft Windows Client Operating Systems (XP/Vista)

W

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Lewis, K

CNET 180

CCNA 1: Cisco Networking Basics
(Aug. 25 – Oct. 19)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

Lewis, K

CNET 185

CCNA 2: Router and Routing Basics
(Oct. 20 – Dec. 17)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

Lewis, K

CNET 191

CCNA Practicum/Cooperative Education - I

F

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Fagbeyiro, G

CNET 211

CCNA 3: Switching Basics and Intermediate Routing
(Aug. 25 – Oct. 19)

MW

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

Golett, S

CNET 216

CCNA 4: WAN Technologies
(Oct. 20 – Dec.17)

MW

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

Golett, S

CNET 220

CCNA Certification Review

F

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

Golett, S

CNET 226

CCNA Practicum/Cooperative Education - II

F

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Fagbeyiro, G

Advanced CISCO Systems Networking (CCNP)

CNET 280

CCNP 1: Building Scalable Internetworks
(Aug. 25 – Oct. 19)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

Fagbeyiro, G

CNET 290

CCNP 3: MultiLayer Switched Networks
(Oct. 20 – Dec. 17)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

Fagbeyiro, G

CNET 284

CCNP Practicum/Cooperative Education - I

F

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Fagbeyiro, G

CYBERSECURITY (CISSP)

CNET 246

Operating System Security

W

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0105

TBA

CNET 248

Incident Response and Handling
(Aug. 25 – Oct.19)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

TBA

CNET 249

Firewalls and Network Security
(Oct. 20 – Dec.17)

TR

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

TBA

CNET 250

Security Practicum/Coop. Education - I

F

6 - 8:50p

000X

X0102A

Fagbeyiro, G

WIRELESS/CONVERGED TECHNOLOGIES (CONVERGENCE+)

CNET 195

Fundamentals of Cisco Wireless LANs

M

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0105

TBA

CNET 196

Voice, Video, and Data Integration – Convergence+(Aug. 25 – Oct. 19)

MW

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

TBA

CNET 198

Voice-over-Internet Protocol
(Oct. 20 – Dec. 17)

MW

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102A

TBA

CNET 271

Case Study I: SOHO
(Small Office Home Office)

F

6 - 9:50p

000X

X0102B

TBA

 

 
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