House Bill 2504 Spring 2012 Course Syllabus ITCC-1313-01 - Discovery - Designing and Supporting Computer Networks
Spring 2012 Course Syllabus
ITCC-1313-01 - Discovery - Designing and Supporting Computer Networks
|Instructor||Granger, Althea Diane|
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|Course Description||Students progress through a variety of case studies and role-playing exercises, which include gathering requirements, designing basic networks, establishing proof-of-concept, performing project management tasks, lifecycle services, including upgrades, competitive analyses and system integration.|
|Course Prerequisites||ITCC 1310, ITCC 1311, and ITCC 1312|
|Attendance Policy||Research has shown a cause and effect relationship between attendance and college success. A student with three absences may be dropped from class. Should a student be absent for an exam, he/she will be required to take a makeup exam at the instructor convenience. It is the student’s responsibility to schedule the makeup exam. Should a student miss a class, it will be his/her responsibility to make up the work on his/her own time. All projects are due on the date assigned, even if the student is absent that day or prior to the assignment. Late work will not be accepted|
|Course Grading Scale||90 - 100 = A 80 - 89 = B 70 - 79 = C 60 - 69 = D Below 59 = F|
|Determination of Final Grade||Chapter Exams 50%, Labs 20%, Final Exam 20%, Attendance and Observations 10%|
|Final Exam Date||May 10, 2012 - 10:00 AM|
Week 1 Introducing Network Design Concepts
Week 2 Gathering Network Requirements
Week 3 Characterizing the Existing Network
Week 4 Identifying Application Impacts on Network Design
Week 5 Creating the Network Design
Week 6 Using IP addressing in the Network Design
Week 7 Prototyping the Campus Network
Week 8 Prototyping the WAn
Chapter 9 – Preparing the Proposal
|Calendar of Lecture Topics and Major Assignment Due Dates||
Week 1 – 3/19.12 Lab 1.3.4, Lab 1.4.3, Lab 1.4.6 A & B, Chapter 1 Quiz, Chp 1 Exam
Lab 2.1.3, Lab 2.1.6, Lab 2.3.2, Lab 2.3.3, Lab 2.4.1,
Week 2 – 3/26/12 Lab 2.4.2, Lab, 2.5.2, Lab 2.5.3, Chapter 2 Quiz, Chapter 2 Exam
Lab 3.1.2, Lab 3.2.2, Lab 3.2.3, Lab 3.2.4, Lab .3.2.5, Lab 3.3.2, Lab 3.4.1
Week 3 – 4/2/12 Lab 3.5.2, Lab 3.5.3, Lab 3.5.4, Lab 3.5.5, Chapter 3 Quiz, Chp 3 Exam
Lab 4.1.2, Lab 4.2.3, Lab 4.3.3, Lab 4.3.4, Lab 4.4.4, Lab 4.5.1, Lab 4.5.2, Lab 4.5.4, Lab 4.5.5, Chapter 4 Quiz, Chapter 4 Exam
Week 4 – 4/9/12 Lab 5.1.1, Lab 5.1.2, Lab 5.1.3. Lab 5.1.5, Lab 5.2.3, Lab 5.4.2, Lab 5.5.3, Chapter 5 Quiz, Chapter 5 Exam
Week 5 – 4/16/12 Lab 6.1.4, Lab 6.2.1, Lab 6.2.2, Lab 6.2.5, Lab 6.2.6, Chapter 6 Quiz, Chapter 6 Exam
Week 6 – 4/23/12 Lab 7.1.6, Lab 7.2.2, Lab 7.2.5, Lab 7.2.6, Lab 7.3.2, Lab 7.3.3, Lab 7.3.6, Chapter 7 Quiz, Chapter 7 /Exam
Week 7 – 4/30/12 Lab 8.3.2, Lab 8.3.4, Chapter 8 Quiz, Chapter 8 Exam
Lab 9.1.2, Lab 9.2.1, Lab 9.2.2, Lab 9.2.3, Lab 9.2.4, Lab 9.3.4, Lab 9.4.1, Chapter 9 Quiz, Chapter 9 Exam
Week 8 – 5/7/12 Final Project, Final Exam
|General Education/Core Curriculum Student Learning Outcomes||
|Program Student Learning Outcomes||
1. Maintains computer and network systems.
2. Troubleshoots computer and network systems.
3. Describes current trends in computer and network systems.
4. Demonstrates ethics and professionalism within the computer field.
|Course Student Learning Outcomes||
1. Develop an enterprise network system
2. Implementing and troubleshooting enterprise networks
3. Utilize the Internet for research
4. Perform project management tasks including upgrades, competitive analysis, and system integration
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