Catalog 2016-2017 
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Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CSNT 251 Network Administration

12 credits

This course involves networking from an administrative side. Students will develop advanced troubleshooting skills along with setting up and configuring all the main components of today’s most popular network operating system. Emphasis is on the hands-on experience.

Prerequisites:  CSNT 234  and ENGL 099  (or equivalent placement score for ENGL& 101 ) or instructor permission

Corequisites: CSNT 253  

Quarters Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring

Global Outcome(s)
This course teaches to the global outcome of Critical Thinking.

This course teaches to the global outcome of Information Literacy.

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Use a variety of methods to perform installations
  • Setup and manage DHCP and DHCP Relay Agent
  • Manage file and directory structure security
  • Demonstrate the setup and configuration of user accounts and profiles
  • Demonstrate the proper usage of various network (IP) troubleshooting utilities
  • Demonstrate advanced IP and Firewall configuration abilities
  • Setup and configure a basic ADS structure
  • Setup and administer basic DNS, Web, and FTP services
  • Work  in an active directory domain environment
  • Setup, configure, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 based networks
  • Use routing tables to troubleshoot connectivity issues
  • Setup Distributed File System (DFS) services
  • Use delegation of control to assign special administrative abilities
  • Use command line to create Active Directory structures
  • Configure and troubleshoot group policies
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot advanced network configuration issues
  • Setup and configure Web and FTP services