NET100 Introduction to Networking

kindlyminnowΔίκτυα και Επικοινωνίες

26 Οκτ 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 9 μήνες)

101 εμφανίσεις

NET10
0 Introduction to Networking

30
-
Day Lesson Plan

Revised: 5 January 2006


Week

Day

Lesson and Assignment

Week 1

Day 1







Networking Basics

Introduction to course. Understanding Network Communication. Network Media, LANs, WANs, and
MANs, signals and protocol, broadband and baseband communications.

Workbook
Assig
nment:






Day 2







Networking Basics

Introducing the OSI Reference Model. Protocol interaction, data encapsulation; Physical, Data
-
Link,
Network, Transport, Session, Presentation, and Application layers.

Workbook
Assignm
ent:






Day 3







Network Cabling

Understanding network cables: topologies, standards, and types. Pulling cable: external and internal
installations.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 4







Ne
twork Cabling

Making connections: two
-
computer networking, connecting external and internal cables. Review for
Quiz 1.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 5







Quiz 1:
Networking Basics and Cabling


Network Connection Hardware

U
sing network interface adapters. Understanding adapter functions, selecting and installing network
interface adapters. Configuring the adapter. Installing adapter drivers. Network interface adapter
tools and troubleshooting.

Workbook Assignment:






Week

2

Day 6







Network Connection Hardware

Using network hubs. Understanding Ethernet Hubs and Token Ring MAUs. Using Advanced
network connection devices: bridging, routing, switching, and using gateways.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 7







Data
-
Link Layer Protocols

Ethernet and Token Ring standards. The Ethernet frame, CSMA/CD mechanism, physical layer
specifications, Token Passing, Token Ring frames.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day
8







Data
-
Link Layer Protocols

Fiber
-
Distributed Data Interface: physical layer specifications and FDDI frames. Wireless networking
standards and the IEEE 802.11 physical and MAC layers. Review for Quiz 2.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 9







Quiz 2: Network Hardware and the Data
-
Link Layer


Network Layer Protocols

Internet Protocol (IP), standards and functions, understanding IP addressing.

Workbook Assignment:






Day 10







Network Layer Protocols

Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX) and functions. NetBEUI standards, naming, and the NetBEUI
frame. AppleTalk protocol.

Workbook
Assignment:






NET10
0 Introduction to Networking

30
-
Day Lesson Plan

Revised: 5 January 2006


Week

Day

Lesson and Assignment

Week 3

Day 11







Transport Layer Protocols

TCP/IP a
nd the Transport layer. TCP and UDP ports and sockets. Novell NetWare and the
Transport Layer: SPX and NCP.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 12







TCP/IP

Introducing TCP/IP: development, standards, and the protocol stack. Lin
k layer protocols, address
resolution protocol, Internet protocol (IP), Internet control message protocol (ICMP), TCP/IP
transport layer protocols, application layer protocols.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 13







TCP/IP

Un
derstanding routing, router products. Understanding and building routing tables.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 14







TCP/IP

Configuring TCP/IP for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and NetWare. Review for Quiz 3.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 15







Quiz 3: Transport and Network Protocols and TCP/IP


Networking Software

Client/Server and Peer
-
to
-
Peer Networking. Server Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Novell
NetWare, UNIX/Linux, and Apple Macintosh.

Workbook
Assignment:






M
IDTERM
G
RADES
D
UE
T
ODAY TO
S
TUDENT
C
OORDINATOR

Week 4

Day 16







Networking Software

Connecting Clients: Microsoft Windows, UNIX/Linux, and Macintosh Client Capabilities.
Understanding directory s
ervices: the NetWare bindery, Novell eDirectory, Windows NT Domains,
Active Directory, Network Information System (NIS).

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 17







Networking Software

Understanding TCP/IP Services: Dynamic Host C
onfiguration Protocol (DHCP), Host files,
Understanding the Domain Name Service (DNS) and Windows Internet Name Service (WINS).

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 18







Network Security and Availability

Understanding Firewalls;

packet
-
filtering and stateful packet inspection. Using NAT:
communications, types, security, port forwarding, and implementations. Using a proxy server: proxy
packet inspection, adaptive proxy, proxy server implementations.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 19







Network Security and Availability

Understanding security protocols: IPSec, Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP), Secure Sockets Layer
(SSL), and Kerberos. Providing fault
-
tolerance: data and server availability. Performi
ng backups of
hardware and software. Review for Quiz 4

Workbook Assignment:






Day 20







Quiz 4: Network Software and Security


Remote Network Access

Remote connection requirements, WAN connection types: Public switched
telephone network,
ISDN, DSL, CATV networks, leased lines, Frame Relay, SONET/ATM.

Workbook
Assignment:






NET10
0 Introduction to Networking

30
-
Day Lesson Plan

Revised: 5 January 2006


Week

Day

Lesson and Assignment

Week 5

Day 21







Remote Network Access

Serial Line Internet Protocol (SLIP), Point
-
to
-
Point Protocol (PPP), Point
-
to
-
Point over Ethernet,
Virtual Private Networking, terminal connections.


Network Troubleshooting Tools

Logs and Indicators: power and drive lights, link pulse LEDs, speed indicator LEDs, collision LEDs,
error displays, event logs, Network Management prod
ucts, performance monitors, protocol
analyzers.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 22







Network Troubleshooting Tools

Crossover cables, hardware loopback connectors, tone generators and locators, wire map testers,
multifunctio
n cable testers, fiber
-
optic cable testing. TCP/IP ultilies: ping, traceroute, Ifconfig,
IPconfig, winipcfg, ARP, Netstat, Nbtstat, and Nslookup.

Workbook Assignment:






Day 23







Network Troubleshooting Procedures

Troub
leshooting a network: establishing symptoms, identifying the affected area, establishing what
has changed, selecting the most probable cause, implementing a solution, testing the results,
recognizing potential effects of the solution, and documenting the s
olution.

Workbook Assignment:






Day 24







Network Troubleshooting Scenario

INCIDENT: “I can’t access a web site.”

Gathering information. Possible causes: Internet router problem, Internet communication problem,
DNS fail
ure, LAN communications problem, computer configuration problem, user error. Review for
Quiz 5.

Workbook
Assignment:






Day 25







Quiz 5:
Network Access and Troubleshooting

Workbook
Assignment:






Week
6

Day 26







Review for Final Exam

Workbook Assignment:






Day 27







Review for Final Exam

Workbook Assignment:






Day 28







Review for Final Exam

Workbook Assignment:






Day 29







Review for Final Exam

Workbook Assignment:






Day 30







FINAL EXAM
: CompTIA Network+ Certification Exam








Holidays This Term: