May 27, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

NST 231 - Networking II


Course Description: This course teaches the concepts of IP data network routing and switch.  Initial router configuration, Network Operating System Software management, routing protocol configuration, TCP/IP, and access control lists (ACLs) are covered to provide a comprehensive understanding of the networking environment.  Employability skills such as problem solving, teamwork, communication and critical thinking are integrated into the course work. (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)

Prerequisite(s): Completion of NST 181
Note(s): N/A

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Discuss the purpose and methods of IP routing.
  • Demonstrate the ability to VLAN and port security on network switches
  • Develop configurations for networking equipment.
  • Use network control mechanisms of DHCP, DNS and network management tools.
  • Secure networks at different layers.

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