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CITX 1160 - Cisco CCNA Level 1

Computer Information Technology Electronics Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Instruction will cover the fundamentals of LANs, WANs, routers, router programming, networking, network standards, and terminology. Topics also include the OSI model, cabling, cabling tools, TCP/IP protocol suite including IP addressing and subnetting. A close look at Ethernet and the functionality of the Data-Link and Physical layers allow students to visualize and describe communication between computers and systems. Students will also learn valuable network problem solving techniques and concepts. It is recommended that students have experience setting up home networks prior to attending this course. Students must have access to a Windows based multi-media computer.

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,091.75 - $1,097.46 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 44409

Sat Jan 06 - Sat Apr 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Apr 07 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 115

Instructor

David Chen

Course Outline

Cost

$1,097.46

Notes

  1. No class on Saturday, February 10 (Family Day Weekend) and March 31st (Easter Weekend) Students are expected to have internet connection at home; have experience with PCs and home networks. This course is part of the Cisco Training and it is also part of the Network Administrator Technician - Associate Certificate Program. For inquiries on this course, please contact Camille Crowther at ccrowther3@bcit.ca. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 80047

Mon Jan 08 - Wed Apr 04 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 04 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 115

Instructor

Len Worley

Course Outline

Cost

$1,097.46

Notes

  1. No class on Monday, February 12th (Family Day) and April 2nd (Easter Monday). Students are expected to have internet connection at home, experience with PCs and home networks. This course is part of the Cisco Training and it is also part of the Network Administrator Technician - Associate Certificate Program. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. To be put on a waiting list for a Saturday session, please contact Camille Crowther at ccrowther3@bcit.ca.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

CRN 76357

Tue Jan 09 - Thu Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 29 Tue/Thu 18:00 - 21:00 DTC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,091.75

Notes

  1. Students are expected to have internet connection at home, have experience with PCs and home networks. This course is part of the Cisco Training and it is also part of the Network Administrator Technician - Associate Certificate Program. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. To be put on a waiting list for a Saturday session, please contact Camille Crowther at ccrowther3@bcit.ca.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 50018

Tue Apr 10 - Thu Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 28 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 205

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,097.46

Notes

  1. This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Certificate (NAT) and the Cisco CCNA Training. No textbook required; online study materials will be available through the Cisco Academy. For inquires about the NAT program, Cisco training, and this course, contact Camille Crowther at ccrowther3@bcit.ca Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

CRN 58579

Sat Apr 14 - Sat Jul 14 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jul 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 360

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,091.75

Notes

  1. No class on Saturday: May 19 and June 30, 2018 (Holiday Weekends). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Associate Certificate (NAT) and the Cisco CCNA Training. No textbook required; online study material will be available through the Cisco Academy. For inquires about the NAT program, Cisco training, and this course, contact Camille Crowther at ccrowther3@bcit.ca. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain how communication works in data networks and the Internet.
  • Identify the devices and services that are used to support data communications.
  • Use network protocol models to explain the layers of communications in data networks.
  • Explain the role of protocols in data networks.
  • Describe the importance of addressing and naming schemes at various layers of data networks.
  • Describe the protocols and services provided by the application layer in the OSI model.
  • Explain the operations of transport layer protocols and services including the three-way handshake, acknowledgements and sliding windows.
  • Describe the operations of the network layer protocols.
  • Explain the fundamental concepts of routing.
  • Design, calculate, and apply subnet masks and IP addresses.
  • Describe the operation of protocols at the data link layer.
  • Describe physical layer protocols.
  • Explain fundamental Ethernet concepts such as media, services, and operations.
  • Employ basic cabling and network designs to connect devices.
  • Describe the differences between straight-through, crossover and roll-over patch cords.
  • Build a simple Ethernet network using routers, switches and computers.
  • Use router CLI commands to perform basic configuration and verification.
  • Describe wide area network (WAN) technology concepts.

Effective as of Winter 2011

Related Programs

CITX 1160 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Cisco Certified Network Associate
    Part-time   
  2. Network Administrator Technician
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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