Level 2 Course Outline

  1. Overview of Computer Hardware
    1. Computer Concepts Overview
    2. Fundamentals of Network Communication
    3. Network Terms
    4. Network Models
    5. Network Servers
    6. Specialized Networks
  2. Network Hardware Essentials
    1. Network Repeaters and Hubs
    2. Network Switches
    3. Wireless Access Points
    4. Network Interface Cards
    5. Routers
  3. Network Topologies and Technologies
    1. Physical Topologies
    2. Logical Topologies
    3. Network Technologies
  4. Network Media
    1. Wired Networking
    2. Fiber-Optic
    3. Wireless Networking
  5. Network Protocols
    1. TCP/IPs Layered Architecture 
    2. IP addressing
  6. Network Reference Models and Standards
    1. OSI and IEEE 802 Networking Models
    2. IEEE 802 Networking Specifications
  7. Network Hardware in Depth
    1. Switches
    2. Routers
    3. Wireless Access Points
    4. Network Interface Cards
  8. Network Operation System Fundamentals
    1. Operating System Fundamentals
    2. Network Operating System Overview
    3. Operating System Virtualization
    4. Installing an OS