CISC234 Topics in Network Technology

Department of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics: Computer/Information Science

I. Course Number and Title
CISC234 Topics in Network Technology
II. Number of Credits
3 credits
III. Number of Instructional Minutes
IV. Prerequisites
CISC235 (C or better) AND CISC244 (C or better)
V. Other Pertinent Information
VI. Catalog Course Description
This is a capstone course for Networking Majors. This seminar course covers the latest developments and enhancements to LAN-based systems. Topics will be selected by the departmental faculty each year.
VII. Required Course Content and Direction
  1. Course Learning Goals

    Students will:

    1. evaluate the latest technologies in LAN-based systems; and
    2. demonstrate a proficiency regarding installation and maintenance of LAN-based systems.
  2. Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities

    1. Protocols
    2. Security
    3. Connectivity Devices
    4. Future Trends
  3. Assessment Methods for Course Learning Goals

    The assessment of Course Learning Goals is based on written tests, labs, and other assignments, as well as performance-based tasks as appropriate.
  4. Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Student:

    Departmentally-selected textbook. Details provided by the instructor of each course section. See course syllabus.

Review/Approval Date - 4/05; Revised 6/09; New Core 8/2015